A serious incident of Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) leak from a tanker at the Kasturba Hospital here sent the BMC in a tizzy, officials said here on Saturday.
The smell of the leak from a tanker with around 10K tonnes gas, was noticed around 12.30 p.m. and all emergency systems were activated, said Mayor Kishori Pednekar.
To begin with 58 patients, including 20 suffering from Covid-19, were immediately shifted to another location in the hospital and have been said to be safe, she said.
The Bombay High Court on Saturday dismissed petitions filed by businessman Raj Kundra and his aide Ryan Thorpe challenging their arrest and police custody in a pornography case, taking note of the prosecution's allegation that they had tried to destroy evidence.
The petitioners, who are now in judicial custody, did not deserve any relief at this point, said Justice A S Gadkari in the ruling.
A Mumbai Sessions Court on Saturday reserved its order on the anticipatory bail application filed by actor Gehna Vashishth in connection with a pornography case filed by the property cell of the Mumbai Police.
Arguments in the hearing of Vashishth's bail plea have concluded and the court said it will pronounce its order on August 12.
A 33-year-old man was killed in Chembur in Mumbai allegedly by two women over an old enmity, police said on Saturday.
An official said the incident took place in Vashinaka area on Friday evening when Sunil Jambhulkar had a heated argument on old issues with Usha Mane (22) and Karuna Mane (25), an RCF police station official said.
Three persons were arrested on Saturday after a hoax call claiming that bombs had been planted at three railway stations and actor Amitabh Bachchan's residence in the city led to hours-long futile searches, an official said.
No suspicious material was found at any of the four locations, the police spokesperson said.
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