Nagpur: Seven persons were injured, with two of them in critical condition after a massive fire broke out at an under-construction high-rise near Kingsway Hospital in Nagpur on Wednesday, reported news agency ANI. Also Read - Dissatisfied With His Work, This Software Engineer Left His Job & Became a 'Chaiwala', Sells Tea & Poha Now
According to reports, several labourers are still feared trapped inside the building. Also Read - Maharashtra News: 5 Killed, Many Critically Injured After Boiler Blast in Nagpur Sugar Factory
Ten fire tenders are at the spot and efforts are on to douse the fire. Also Read - Maharashtra Lockdown Extension News: 15-Day Full Shutdown Likely in Nagpur From July-End
“Fire has been controlled now, search operation is underway. The fire could have been caused due to a short circuit as construction work was underway at the building,” said Sunil Raut, Fire Officer.