Fire in Sargam Society near Ganesh Garden in Tilak Nagar. Photo: ANI
Fire in Sargam Society near Ganesh Garden in Tilak Nagar. Photo: ANI

Mumbai: Death toll touches 5 in Chembur fire

ANI | Updated: Dec 27, 2018 23:08 IST

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 27 (ANI): The death toll touches five from three after a level three fire broke out on the 14th floor of Sargam Society in Chembur near Ganesh Garden in Tilak Nagar on Thursday night.
As per report, two people including a fireman got injured in the incident, who are now said to be in a stable condition.
Soon after the incident broke out, around eight fire tenders, seven ambulances and 1 water tanker were sent for the rescue operation.
"We received a call on 7:46 pm. 8 fire engine,1 water tanker, and several ambulances were rushed to the spot. The fire has been doused completely, cooling down operation underway," Deputy CFO Mumbai, V N Panigrahi told ANI.
Rescue operations are underway and the cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.
Further details are awaited. (ANI)

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