Delhi: Two children feared dead after fire engulfs a house in Jamia Nagar
New Delhi, Mar 26: Two children feared dead in a fire that broke out in a house in Delhi's Jamia Nagar on Tuesday afternoon, said reports.
As many as six fire tenders have been rushed to the spot to douse the flames. The fire reportedly broke out at a house in Jamia's Abdula Fazal Enclave which is a very congested locality. Rescue operations are said to be underway.
On Sunday (March 24, fire broke out in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in South Delhi, said reports. The fire had broken out in the Trauma Center. As many as, 24 fire tenders had to be rushed to the hospital to douse the flames. AIIMS is one of the biggest hospitals in Delhi. There were no injuries of causalities.
On March 23, a massive fire broke out at the basement of a paper factory in Delhi's Dilshad Garden area
On Tuesday (March 19), a fire broke out at Bikaner sweets in west Delhi's Janakpuri area. The cause of the fire was a short circuit in the chimney which was placed on first floor, the fire officials had said on March 19.
On March 6, a massive fire broke out on the fifth floor of Pandit Deendayal Antyodaya Bhawan at CGO Complex in Delhi. As many as 25 fire tenders had to be rushed to the spot to douse the blaze. One person died in the incident.
In February, a massive fire at a hotel in Karol Bagh claimed 17 lives. As many as 17 people were killed, including three Myanmar nationals, and three sustained injuries. The owner of Hotel Arpit Palace, RK Goel, after the arrest, told police that the building plan for the establishment was not approved by the municipal corporation and that he was using the basement to run a banquet hall. RK Goel was nabbed by the crime branch of Delhi Police on February 17, after he arrived in Delhi from Qatar.