New Delhi, November 4: In a shocking incident, a fire broke out in a four-storey factory in Peeragarhi area, late on Sunday night. The raging flames spread to an adjacent building. According to an ANI update, 28 fire tenders are present at the spot and fire-fighting personnel have been injured.
The fire fighting operations are still underway. More details on this piece of news are awaited. The exact cause behind the fire is still not known. The injured have been taken to the nearby hospital after they sustained injuries while trying to douse the flames. New Delhi: Fire Breaks Out at Kidwai Bhavan, 8 Fire Engines at Spot to Douse Raging Flames.
Check ANI tweet:
Delhi: Fire broke out in a four-storey factory in Peeragarhi area, late last night. The fire also spread to an adjacent building. 28 fire tenders are present at the spot. 3 fire-fighting personnel injured. Fire fighting operations are still underway. More details awaited. pic.twitter.com/KvkyDwrDri
— ANI (@ANI) November 4, 2019
This year there were over 200 fire-related incidents reported in New Delhi. According to a PTI report, the Delhi Fire Service (DFS) on Diwali night responded to over 200 calls, including fires at garbage dumps due to bursting crackers and a blaze at a central Delhi market shop.
in July, a fire broke out on the fourth floor of kidwai Bhawan at Janpath Road. Eight fire engines rushed to the spot and there were no reports of any casualties reported while trying to douse the fire.