January 29, 2023 2:06 pm
The fire brigade will now issue a notice to the owner or occupier of the building for the non-operational fire fighting system.
November 23, 2022 6:16 pm
‘Primary focus is to strengthen the manpower, filling 910 vacant posts of firemen top priority’
October 26, 2022 3:10 pm
The Mumbai fire brigade is armed with articulate water tower that can stretch out horizontally and vertically to douse fire in highrises as well as slums, especially in congested areas.
October 23, 2022 4:19 pm
In 2022, Mumbai reported a total of 1996 fire calls, of which one was a level 4 call (major fire), one a level 3 call (medium fire), 12 level 2 calls (also medium fire), and 26 level 1 calls (small fires).
October 18, 2022 6:59 pm
The Fire Brigade said its investigations revealed that an electric cable in the duct was chipped and the wires inside were exposed.
October 11, 2022 5:13 pm
The fire brigade had rescued 33 residents trapped in the building during firefighting operations. While this was a level 2 fire (medium intensity), the entire 13-storey building was engulfed in smoke, fire brigade officials said.
August 29, 2022 7:34 am
To act as a stop-gap measure until traditional firefighting system is set up
August 12, 2022 9:03 am
There are a total of 127 women personnel in the Mumbai Fire Brigade.
May 30, 2022 9:49 pm
The Mumbai Fire Brigade and the fire services department of the Mumbai airport quickly responded to the emergency and doused the blaze.
March 23, 2022 4:05 pm
Sources said that the fire brigade has received over 1,000 applications for the posts. Eligible candidates will go through a selection process, including a written examination.