Mumbai Bandra MTNL Building Fire HIGHLIGHTS: At least 100 people are believed to be trapped in the terrace of the building and an operation to rescue them are presently ongoing. Around 14 fire engines are at the spot to douse the level-four fire.
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.
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.
Massive fire broke out in a slum in Mumbai’s Agripada area on Tuesday evening. The fire brigade sent 14 fire tenders to rescue people and contain the damage reported news agency ANI. No casualities were reported till the article was written.