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Mumbai building fire


Mumbai: Fire in building, one killed

June 17, 2018 3:48 am

The smoke quickly travelled up the duct and filled up the houses in the 13-storey building. Jaya Gharasiya and Laxmi Yarola (35), both house-helps, were taken to Shatabdi Hospital in Kandivali after they inhaled smoke, the police said.

Mumbai: Major fire breaks out at Beaumonde Towers, doused after five hours

June 14, 2018 4:10 am

90 people rescued; no casualty reported; Deepika Padukone, who has a flat in the towers, tweets she is safe.

Committee to put forward recommendations made earlier but not implemented

May 20, 2015 3:36 am

The committee, which has had two meetings till date, has to submit the report in another two weeks’ time.

Mumbai building fire: NDRF pitches in with fire brigade

May 11, 2015 6:19 am

According to NDRF the fire continued unabated for eight hours because the building was constructed largely of wood.

Mumbai building fire: Panel formed to probe cause of fire, deaths

May 11, 2015 6:28 am

Initial clues suggest that short-circuit caused the fire that was aggravated by cylinder blast and combustible materials.

Mumbai Fire Brigade: Colleagues bid adieu to Sanjay Rane and Mahendra Desai

May 12, 2015 11:29 pm

The officers were declared dead late Saturday night after their charred bodies were recovered from the debris.

Fireman dies in Mumbai highrise blaze, 20 injured

July 19, 2014 5:51 am

A firefighter has been killed in the fire.

Fire breaks out in Mumbai highrise; Navy, CG choppers rushed to rescue trapped firemen

July 18, 2014 3:43 pm

The fire broke out on 21st floor of the building.

‘Faulty circuit sparked fire’

December 17, 2013 2:08 am

BMC has also directed the residents to install smoke detectors and fire alarm system in the building.

‘Large amount of inflammable matter was stored in flat where fire broke out’

December 16, 2013 2:15 am

The BMC is probing whether the flat owner had the permission to carry out renovation work.


Today in pics: Fire in Mumbai's commercial building

July 18, 2014 2:18 pm

A major fire broke out on Friday in a 22-storey commercial building in a western suburb of Mumbai.