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WATCH: 1 dead, 2 injured as fire breaks out in building near Mundka metro station in Delhi; rescue op underway

Speaking to ANI, DCP Sameer Sharma, Outer district, informed that the deceased woman is yet to be identified while the police force has been deployed with the area being cordoned off.

FPJ Web Desk | Updated on: Friday, May 13, 2022, 09:08 PM IST

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A massive fire broke out in a building near Mundka metro station in west Delhi on Friday, officials said, ANI reported.

According to the department officials, the fire broke out in a building near pillar number 544, Mundka metro station while the the process of dousing the flames is underway.

Officials said that at least 24 fire tenders were rushed to the spot after information was received about the blaze at 4.40 pm.

The Police further informed that at least one person, a woman, has been killed in the fire incident while the owner of the company has been arrested.

Further, there are a total of nine fire brigades present at the spot and are trying to control the situation, Delhi Police said adding that amublance facility is also available at the spot for providing immediate medical assistance to the victims.

Speaking to ANI, DCP Sameer Sharma, Outer district, informed that the deceased woman is yet to be identified while the police force has been deployed with the area being cordoned off.

"About 15 fire tenders are at the spot, & more coming in. About 50-60 people rescued, and 2-3 injured," DCP Sharma said.

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Further details are awaited.

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Published on: Friday, May 13, 2022, 07:36 PM IST