Raj Thackeray alleges Bandra fire was planned, not accident

ANI | Updated: Nov 05, 2017 09:53 IST

Raj Thackeray alleges Bandra fire was planned, not accident .

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 05 (ANI): Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) President Raj Thackeray on Saturday claimed that the fire that broke out on October 26 in a slum near Bandra railway station was not an accident, but a planned incident .

Speaking at a press conference here, Thackeray said, "The fire was set in the slum; it was planned, as there are all Bangladeshi people, who live there. . I don't know from where they come and reside in the city . We don't have any account of them all . But the fire was imposed and not an accident" .

On October 26, a fierce fire broke out at Behrampada near Bandra railway station in Mumbai . At least 16 fire engines and 12 water tankers reached the spot to douse the flames . No casualties were reported then, but properties and houses worth several crores suffered damage .

Bandra's fire incident also affected few local train timings . (ANI)

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