All inspections in Carlton fire mishap over: Police
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Last Updated: Friday, February 26, 2010, 17:52
Bangalore: Various departments, including the fire force, Bangalore Electricity Supply Company (BESCOM) and PWD, have completed inspection of Carlton Towers complex where the recent fire mishap claimed nine lives, police said on Friday.

"Inspections by various departments, including Forensic Science Laboratory, Fire force, PWD, BESCOM, Directorate of Electrical Installations and Health Department have been completed," Assistant Commissioner of Police (Ulsoor) G B Manjunath, heading the enquiry into the fire, told agency.

The ACP said all departments had been requested to expedite their reports, which is expected in five to six days. "We can initiate action only after we receive the reports," he said.

Meanwhile, many occupants of the seven-storey building, included software firms and restaurants, have taken possession of their spaces and started restoring systems, including power and other utilities damaged in the February 23 fire, he said.


First Published: Friday, February 26, 2010, 17:52

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