A fire broke out inside the four-storey Metro House located at Colaba Causeway, near Regal Cinema in Mumbai. At least 12 fire tenders reached the spot after receiving a call at around 4.03 pm.
“Fire brigade dept have rescued two people from the fire,” said DCP Manoj Sharma.
Four fire tenders from Naval Dockyard have joined the fire brigade to douse the flames.
The building houses Cafe Mondegar and McDonalds. The presence of these two restaurants could pose a major risk as they store and use gas cylinders for cooking.
Colaba Causeway is a popular shopping location among Mumbaikars.
More details to follow.