Sunday, Oct 02, 2022

mumbai fire


One dead in Mumbai film set fire

July 30, 2022 12:37 am

The fire brigade pressed eight fire engines, five jumbo tankers, one water tanker, one quick response vehicle, and one breathing apparatus van to the sport for firefighting.

Mumbai: Fire breaks out in Byculla building, no injuries reported

March 23, 2022 2:29 pm

The Mumbai Fire Brigade has rushed three fire engines, jumbo tankers and one ambulance to the site.

Family that celebrated a birthday two days ago, father who is yet to be told his son is no more

January 23, 2022 8:02 am

The police believe the three, who resided on the 19th floor of the residential building, were sleeping when the blaze started and couldn’t get out in time.

Blaze at Grant Road raises questions over fire safety of high-rise buildings in Mumbai

January 23, 2022 8:03 am

According to data from the MFB (till October 2021), fire brigade officials had randomly inspected 1,526 buildings, including 52 high-rises, over 20-months to check fire safety measures.

Mumbai: Fire breaks out at Samsung service centre in Kanjurmarg, no injuries reported

November 16, 2021 8:40 am

The service centre is located near Kanjurmarg police station in Kanjurmarg (East). Eight fire engines, four water tankers were pressed into service to douse the fire.

‘Acquired vehicles that can reach up to 50 floors and 50 m horizontally in slums’: Rajendra Chaudhary

October 25, 2021 2:00 am

Deputy Chief Officer (Technical) in the Mumbai Fire Brigade, Rajendra Chaudhary, speaks to Yogesh Naik about the challenges of handling blazes in a vertically expanding Mumbai and the fire safety challenges posed by high-rises.

Security guard dies after jumping off 19th floor as fire breaks out in Mumbai high-rise

October 23, 2021 12:03 am

The fire broke out in flat number 1902 in B-wing of the building around 11.30am on Friday.

Mumbai: Fire on 19th floor of Avingha Park in Lower Parel, one dead

October 22, 2021 4:58 pm

Mumbai Lower Parel fire: Mayor Kishori Pednekar said, "Fire broke out due to short-circuit in a flat at Avighna Park. Management needs to be punished for non-operational of fire fighting system in a new building."

Bombay fire: Civic body denied nod to hospital thrice in 10 yrs; granted due to Covid

March 28, 2021 8:59 am

The proposals were rejected in view of the violations noticed by the BMC in Dreams Malls, where the hospital was to be set up on the third floor.

Mumbai hospital blaze: Elderly couple drag themselves out, get hospital bed after 4 hrs

March 27, 2021 4:13 pm

The couple, both Covid-19 positive, were admitted to Sunrise hospital at 6 pm on Thursday, and were in a private room.


Mumbai: Level-4 fire breaks out at GST Bhavan, no casualties reported

February 18, 2020 7:46 am

The building was earlier known as the Sales Tax Bhavan. But, since the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax, it is now called the GST Bhavan.

Fire breaks out at Beaumonde Towers in Mumbai's Worli area

June 13, 2018 6:34 pm

Actor Deepika Padukone who lives in the complex tweeted to say that she was not affected by the fire.

See photos of massive fire that broke out near Mumbai's Bandra Station

October 27, 2017 9:36 am

A fire broke out in Garib Nagar, Bandra East in Mumbai on Thursday afternoon. It was not immediately known what caused the fire. The area is inhabited by slum dwellers and the fire is spreading to nearby hutments.


Mumbai fire doused

June 22, 2020 6:07 pm

Fire in building behind Mumbai’s Kamala Mills compound was doused on Saturday morning. No casualties reported.

Over 60 houses gutted as massive fire breaks out in Bandra slum in Mumbai

June 22, 2020 6:12 pm

A massive fire broke out in a slum opposite the Bandra Fire Station in Mumbai, gutting at least 60 houses on Tuesday. No casualties were reported, but two women and two children were admitted to a hospital after they fainted due to shock.