New Delhi: According to news agency ANI, a huge fire broke out in a three-story commercial building near Mundka metro station in West Delhi on Friday evening, due to which 26 Death has happened. The spot and many people are trapped, and efforts are on to get them out. So far the rescue team has not been able to reach the third floor. Due to this the death toll is likely to increase.
According to fire brigade officials, they received information about the blaze at 4.45 pm after which more than 30 fire tenders were sent to the spot. The fire started near pillar number 544 of Mundka metro station.
A total of 26 bodies have been recovered so far
Director of Delhi Fire Department Atul Garg said, “A total of 26 bodies were recovered from a three-story commercial building that caught fire near Delhi’s Mundka metro station this evening. The search of the third floor is yet to be done. ,
President expressed condolences
The country’s President Ram Nath Kovind condoled the fire incident in a building near Mundka metro station in Delhi. In a tweet, the President said, “Pained by the horrific fire accident in a building near Mundka Metro Station in Delhi. My condolences to the bereaved families. I wish the injured a speedy recovery.
Around 50-60 people were rescued, many feared trapped
A three-story commercial building caught fire on Friday evening near Delhi’s Mundka metro station, Delhi Police said. In which still some people are still trapped.
Outer district DCP Sameer Sharma said that the deceased woman has not been identified yet. A rescue operation is going on. The police force has been deployed by cordoning off the area. About 30 fire tenders are present at the spot and more are coming. There is a fire on two floors. About 50-60 people were rescued and 10 were injured. The fire broke out in the building near pillar number 544 of Mundka metro station.