Mumbai fire: FIR against restaurant where fire triggered

ANI | Updated: Dec 29, 2017 06:07 IST

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 29 (ANI): An FIR has been registered against the restaurant where the fire initiated in Mumbai's Lower Parel locality.

The case has been filed under the charges of culpable homicide under section 304 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

A huge fire broke out at Kamla Mills compound in Lower Parel locality of Mumbai in the wee hours of Friday killing 14 people and injuring 12.

The dean of King Edward Memorial (KEM) hospital confirmed the number of the deceased and injured people.

Avinash Supe further informed that 12 people who sustained minor injuries were being treated at the hospital.

Six fire tenders,four water tankers, an emergency ambulance have reached the spot to douse the flame. The fire has not been snuffed out completely but is reportedly under control.

As per the reports, the building is located near various media houses, like Mirror Now, ET Now and Times Now. (ANI)