NEW DELHI: A large hearth ripped by way of a three-storey industrial constructing close to Mundka metro station in west Delhi Friday night, leaving at the very least 14 useless and 12 injured, police mentioned.
Around 60-70 folks have been rescued from the constructing, the police mentioned, including some persons are nonetheless trapped inside.
#UPDATE | 20 our bodies recovered within the hearth at 3-storey industrial constructing which broke out this night close to Delhi’s Mundka metro station, confirms Delhi Fire Director Atul Garg https://t.co/wrX7hoaw6I
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According to fireplace division officers, details about the blaze was acquired round 4.40 pm following which 24 hearth tenders have been rushed to the spot.
“It’s a tragic incident, 14 dead bodies confirmed and 12 people are injured,” Deputy Commissioner of Police (Outer) Sameer Sharma mentioned round 10 pm.
The hearth broke out in a constructing close to pillar quantity 544 of the Mundka metro station.