Fire in TMC standing committee office

A portion of the office of the Standing Committee of Thane Municipal Corporation was gutted in the fire Friday morning.

Updated: Oct 21, 2011, 20:21 PM IST

Thane: A portion of the office of the
Standing Committee of Thane Municipal Corporation was gutted in the fire Friday morning.

Fire Brigade sources said the fire broke out in the
ante-chamber of the Committee Chairman Ganesh Salvi at about 9
am.

Vinayak Jadhav (45), a security guard, complained of
suffocation and nausea and was admitted to the CSC Hospital at
Kalwa.
The fire was put out quickly. Short-circuit could be the
reason, officials said.

PTI