Mumbai, June 13: A massive fire broke out at the top floor (33rd floor) of a residential high rise building in South Mumbai's Worli area. The fire broke out on the top floor of the BeauMonde Towers, which is close to the Worli sea face at Appasaheb Marathe Marg. No casualties have been reported from the incident. According to reports, 95 people have been rescued from the building. The fire has been upgraded to a Level-III fire.
Earlier, reports said it was a Level-II fire. Six fire engines, five jumbo tankers and an ambulance were at the spot. People in the area were tweeting pictures and videos from the spot. Videos showed smoke emanating from the top floor of the building.
Reports say actor Deepika Padukone has a flat in the same building on the 26th floor. Reports say many other celebrities also live in the same building.
Visuals: A level-II fire breaks out in commercial premises at Appasaheb Marathe Marg in Worli, Mumbai. Fire tenders present at the spot. More details awaited. pic.twitter.com/FG8VZaCrCN
— ANI (@ANI) June 13, 2018
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This part of Mumbai was in the news last year after a massive fire in Kamala Mills left many killed. Kamala Mills is in South Mumbai, close to Prabhadevi, where the building has caught fire.