Tuesday, June 18, 2019
News

2 women dead in Mumbai building fire

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

Mumbai | Friday, 2019 4:45:06 PM IST
Two women suffocated to death in a fire that engulfed a building in Bohri Mohalla here, an official said on Friday.

The fire which broke out around 10.20 p.m. on Thursday night was confined to electrical wiring and installations in the five-storeyed Punjab Mahal residential building on No. 25 Daboo Street, said an official of BMC Disaster Control.

Shortly afterwards, the firemen managed to rescue 11 people.

After the fire was extinguished at around 3.30 a.m. on Friday morning, rescuers came across two bodies on the fourth floor.

They were identified as Frida Master and Nafisa Geetan, both 60.

Two firemen were injured and rushed to hospital for treatment.

--IANS qn/ksk

( 121 Words)

2019-05-24-10:30:07 (IANS)

 
  LATEST COMMENTS (0)
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
Gujarat RS seats: Congress moves SC agai...
Two Kashmiri youths shun violence, retur...
Yogi government to issue press releases ...
Nine soldiers injured in IED attack on a...
New entry system at Taj Mahal welcomed...
CBI lookout notice in Amity student deat...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Few takers for Sanskrit as a subjec... 
Sania Mirza, Veena Malik get into n... 
WhatsApp maintains its stand on Ind... 
Sensex, Nifty flat ahead of Fed pol... 
Building collapses in Delhi, no cas... 
Children in contact with cosmetics ... 
Korean fast fashion brand XIMI Vogu... 
Mamata not to attend tomorrow's all...