New Delhi: A massive fire broke out at a godown in Mundka area of national capital on Saturday morning. If reports are to be believed, the blaze has spread to a bulb factory located opposite the building.
A total of 21 fire tenders have been pressed into service to douse the flame. No casualties have been reported so far. The exact reason of the fire is yet to be ascertained.
The latest incident of fire comes a week after 43 people were killed in a massive fire that took place at a four-storey building housing illegal manufacturing units in Anaj Mandi area. A total of 62 people were injured in that blaze.
The police had registered an FIR against the owners of the factory and some others under Section 304 (culpable homicide) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) following which two persons were arrested.
On Monday, the two accused were produced before a Delhi court which sent them to 14-day police custody. The police, during the hearing, told the court that identification of most of the deceased persons is not possible, though post-mortem examination of the bodies has already begun.