Mumbai: Firefighters are continuing their operation to contain the flames in a chemical godown in Maharashtra’s Bhiwandi. The fire broke out on Monday night and emergency and rescue operation are still underway. Also Read - Gujarat: 5 Patients Dead as Fire Breaks Out in ICU of COVID Hospital in Rajkot; PM Modi Expresses Pain
So far, no casualties or injuries have been reported. More details are awaited in the incident. Also Read - Fire Breaks Out at Sun Mill Compound in Mumbai, no Casualties
In yet another incident on Monday afternoon, a major fire broke out in a building in Bandra West area of Mumbai trapping nearly 100 people on its terrace. The building was housing the state-run telecom company MTNL. As many as 20 fire engines and 14 fire tenders were immediately deployed at the spot to douse the flames.
The incident occurred just a day after a person was feared dead as a level-2 fire broke out on the third floor of Churchill Chamber building on Merryweather Road near Taj Mahal Hotel in Colaba.