Fire breaks out in Mumbai's Lower Parel building, no casualties reported

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 08 January 2018, 07:24 AM
Fire breaks out in Lower Parel’s building, no casualties reported (Source: ANI)
Fire breaks out in Lower Parel’s building, no casualties reported (Source: ANI)

A fire broke out in Mumbai’s Shiv Shakti Industrial State building in Lower Parel early on Sunday morning. The fire broke out on the first floor of the three-storeyed building.

Fire tenders were immediately rushed to the spot to control the damage.

No casualties have been reported yet and the fire is under control. A probe into how the fire got started is going on.

The news comes after a fire broke out on Saturday evening at Mumbai’s Cinevista Studio in Kanjur Marg area. Immediately, 7 fire tenders were rushed to the spot to control. Although no casualties or injuries were reported, damage to the set was stated by the fire tenders.

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Deputy Officer of Mumbai said the fire broke out on level-3 of the studio where the filming of a daily soap was underway. Everyone was rescued out safely. He also said that the fire raged because of a wooden set present in the studio.

Prior to this, a major fire broke out in Lower Parel's Kamala Mills compound in December, which resulted in the death of 14 people and injuring some. An FIR was filed against the owner of restraunt '1 Above', where the fire broke out. All the injured were said to be out of danger.

First Published: Sunday, January 07, 2018 09:21 AM
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