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Takshashila Arcade Case: Suspended Deputy Chief Fire Officer has disproportionate assets, says Surat ACB

Surat police had arrested 11 persons including fire officials, engineers of the Surat Municipal Corporation, officials of the power supply company DGVCL, builders and coaching class owners.

Takshashila arcade fire case: Surat dist govt pleader replaced

SMC Engineer Himanshu Gajjar, who is still absconding in the case, had filed an anticipatory bail application with the Surat district court, while another accused Dipak Naik, Engineer of DGVCL, also filed a bail application with the court.


Surat DEO wants registration of two schools cancelled after fire incident

The letter comes in the wake of the June 25 fire that broke out at a screen printing unit in Bal Krishna complex in Bhatar, which also housed the Gyan Ganga Hindi medium school.

Takshashila arcade fire SMC begins demolition drive, razes illegal dome structure

Several people, including the parents of the deceased, gathered at the spot when the drive was under way. The illegally-built dome structure housed several coaching centres.

SMC officials held in Surat fire tragedy grilled in assets case

These officials have been lodged in Lajpore Central Jail in Surat since their arrest following the fire that claimed the lives of 22 students on May 24.

Surat lessons: New fire station, 500 volunteers on SMC cards

The new fire station at Punagam area in Varachha will come up at an estimated cost of Rs 2.25 crore in an area of 289 square metres, officials said.


HC seeks probe report from Gujarat govt on Surat fire tragedy

The court also issued a notice to the state government on the petition moved by Jaysukh Gajera, father of a 17-year- old girl, who died in the fire at a four-storey commercial complex in Surat.

Surat fire: Municipal Corporation deputy engineer arrested, 10th in case

Police sources said that Parmar was a junior engineer in Varachha zone when the fourth floor of the structure was regularised after the payment of impact fees by the builders. Parmar had allegedly not visited the spot then before regularising the structure.

Gujarat High Court notice to govt, Surat top cop over fire tragedy

Petitioner Jaysukhlal Gajera, father of Grishma who succumbed to burns on May 24, alleged “deliberate and intentional” bias on the part of the police, while registering the FIR.

Guilty in Surat fire tragedy will not be spared: DGP

The DGP held a meeting with Surat Police Commissioner Satish Sharma and took note of the developments in recent incidents of crime and reviewed the steps taken in the case of custodial death of a youth in Khatodara.