Delhi fire: Six people dead and around 20 people have been rescued after a massive fire broke out in a multi-storey building in Zakir Nagar, Delhi, late last night. At least 5 fire tenders were rushed to the spot, the fire has been doused. The incident took place after a massive fire broke out in which almost 11 people have been reported injured. The fire tenders rushed to the spot and started the rescue operation.
Delhi: Death toll rises to 6 in the fire that broke out in a multi-storey building in Zakir Nagar late last night. https://t.co/iR9f9YxmEk
— ANI (@ANI) August 6, 2019
Zakir Nagar is a neighborhood near Jamia Millia Islamia University. The incident took place at around 2 AM on Tuesday. The fire began from an electricity box. Meanwhile, 20 people have been rescued so far, and injured are among those who jumped off the multi-storey building to save themselves. Likewise, the injured have been rushed to the hospital.
As per media reports, two fire-fighters were also injured during the rescue operation. The fire was so massive that around seven cars and 19 motorcycles were demolished in the fire. The incident of fire from Delhi has come after so long. Earlier, the rubber factory was set on fire and then the plastic fire. The initial investigation has been started to find out the real cause of the fire.