New Delhi: One more person succumbed to injury as the death toll increased to six in the fire break out in a multi-storey building in Zakir Nagar.

Around seven cars and eight motorbikes gutted to fire but the fire has been doused now.

After the fire broke out, five fire tenders rushed to the spot to douse it and around 20 people were rescued from the building.

The injured are being treated at Holy Family Hospital.

“Five patients are in the intensive care unit (ICU), some are in the ward and one is in Pediatric ICU,” said Doctor Mala, Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Holy Family Hospital.

More details awaited on the reason behind the fire.

In a similar incident, last month a major fire broke out in the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) office in Delhi’s Karkardooma area.