Fire brigade

Surat fire: Fire brigade arrived at the spot 45 minutes late, claim witnesses

Surat (Gujarat): At least 20 people were killed after a fire broke out in a multi-storey building in Surat on Friday. The fire brigade ar...Read More

21-year-old man jumps off Thane-Bhiwandi Kasheli bridge

21-year-old man jumps off Thane-Bhiwandi Kasheli bridge

Kalyan: A 21-year-old youth, jumped off the Thane-Bhiwandi Kasheli bridge on Monday afternoon. A search operation was undertaken by the t...Read More

Indore: Fire guts three shops

Indore: Fire guts three shops

Indore: Three shops on Hamilton Road were gutted on Thursday morning. However, no casualties were reported.  According to police fire bri...Read More

Indore: fire in Samrat Hotel

Indore: Twenty-three people had a miraculous escape as a major fire broke out in Hotel Samrat on MG Road, late on Thursday evening. Swift...Read More

Mumbai: BMC’s nod for proposals worth Rs 600 crore, again in 25 minutes flat

Mumbai: BMC’s nod for proposals worth Rs 600 crore, again in 25 minutes flat

Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has passed proposals worth Rs 600 crores in less than 25 minutes in the standing com...Read More

Bhopal: Office of Deepmala infrastructure gutted

Bhopal: Office of Deepmala infrastructure gutted

Bhopal: The office of Deepmala infrastructure was gutted on Friday. The guard of the firm saw smoke billowing out of it and informed auth...Read More

Mumbai: Man falls in well, dies as fire brigade waits for three hours for scuba diver to arrive

In a bizarre incident, early on Monday, a man died after falling in the well in Bazarpeth area in Kalyan. Fire Brigade personnel, who wer...Read More

Fire breaks out in New Town, two persons suffer burn injuries

Fire breaks out in New Town, two persons suffer burn injuries

Kolkata: Two persons suffered burn injuries and some temporary shops were damaged after a fire broke out in New Town area early Thursday,...Read More

MBMC to procure 68-metre tall ladder for fire brigade

MBMC to procure 68-metre tall ladder for fire brigade

Bhayandar: For those opting to live in high-rises above 14 floors in Mira Road, god’s mercy seems to be the only solace in case of a fire...Read More

Mumbai: Fire Brigade acts against 31 establishment owners for law violations

Mumbai: The Mumbai Fire Brigade has acted against owners of 31 establishments, including malls, eateries and multiplexes, in the past fou...Read More

Mumbai ESIC Kamgar Hospital Fire: City on fire, but Chief Fire Officer is on holiday

Mumbai ESIC Kamgar Hospital Fire: City on fire, but Chief Fire Officer is on holiday

Mumbai: For the entire year, that is 365 days, the Mumbai Fire Brigade helpline receive around 17,000 calls related to fire and other eme...Read More

Mumbai: Soon, drones to be dispatched to get an overview of fires, disasters

Mumbai: Soon, drones to be dispatched to get an overview of fires, disasters

Mumbai: The Mumbai fire brigade plans to use drones to carry out surveillance of areas in case of fire or other disasters in the future, ...Read More

Mumbai: 72-year-old is run over in narrow staircase

Mumbai: The residents of Samarat Ashok building were in such a scramble to save their lives that many of them stomped over a 72-year-old ...Read More

Mumbai Fire Brigade report: 37 dead in 3,425 fire incidents over a year

Mumbai Fire Brigade report: 37 dead in 3,425 fire incidents over a year

Mumbai: The Mumbai Fire Brigade submitted a report to the civic standing committee on Tuesday stating 37 people lost their lives in 3,425...Read More

Indore: Elderly couple, grandson charred to death

Indore: Elderly couple, grandson charred to death

In a tragic incident, an elderly couple and their grandson were charred to death when major fire broke out in a dilapidated house in Chhi...Read More

Thane: TMC cabin, parked auto gutted

Thane: Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) cabin at Mumbra, caught fire which spread fast to its exterior and also burnt an autorickshaw pa...Read More

Diwali readiness: Fireman on alert

Diwali readiness: Fireman on alert

Ujjain: On the occasion of Diwali 11 fire brigade remained ready 24×7 to deal with any untoward incident in the city. According to fire o...Read More

BJP plans back door entry for sacked fire fighters

BJP plans back door entry for sacked fire fighters

Bhayandar: Sixteen unqualified recruits attached to the fire brigade of the Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) who were dismisse...Read More

MBMC chief restrains fire brigade’s power of giving NOCs to buildings

Bhayandar: In a significant move, Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) chief Balaji Khatgaonkar has restrained fire brigade from i...Read More

Mumbai: BMC rejects Fire department’s offer to deploy five Enfields

Mumbai: BMC rejects Fire department’s offer to deploy five Enfields

Mumbai: Looking at the escalating costs, the proposal to deploy five Royal Enfield bikes brought in by the Fire Brigade Department has be...Read More