Fire broke out in a rubber factory in Jhilmil industrial area on Saturday in New Delhi. Photo/ANI
Fire broke out in a rubber factory in Jhilmil industrial area on Saturday in New Delhi. Photo/ANI

Jhilmil fire: Kejriwal expresses shock over deaths

ANI | Updated: Jul 13, 2019 16:39 IST

New Delhi [India], July 13 (ANI): Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday expressed shock over the death of three persons in a fire at a rubber factory in Jhilmil Industrial area.
The incident took place in the early morning after a massive fire broke out in a rubber factory in Jhilmil industrial area in Delhi.
Kejriwal said he will visit the incident spot with Industries Minister Satyendra Kumar Jain.
"Shocked to know about three deaths in a factory fire in Jhilmil Industrial area. Fire Services personnel tried their best to bring the fire under control in hostile conditions. Am visiting the site wid Industries Minister," tweeted Kejriwal.
Meanwhile, rescue operations are currently underway and the fire department is trying to ascertain if more people were trapped in the building. (ANI)

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