Five months after 43 people were
killed when a fire razed the Stephen Court building in the
wine-and-dine hub Park Street here, the owner of the
century-old heritage was on Tuesday arrested in Uttar Pradesh.
Six persons, including the three
fugitive directors of Stephen Court Ltd, have been chargesheeted in connection with the March 23 fire at the iconic building that killed 43 people, police said here Sunday.
The barricades before Stephen Court,
the top two floors of which were devastated in a blaze on
March 23 leaving 43 dead, were removed today for the first
time to allow residents and employees to collect their