New Delhi: At least six people, including two children, died and 11 were injured after a fire broke out in a multi-storey building in Delhi's Zakir Nagar on Tuesday night.
Delhi Fire Service: 5 people dead & 11 injured in a fire that broke out in a multi-storey building in Zakir Nagar, late last night. pic.twitter.com/9ERr91u80i
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At 2.30 am, seven fire engines were rushed to the spot. The incident took place after an electricity box caught fire.
The injured have been taken to a nearby hospital for medical treatment. About six people jumped off the four-storey building to save themselves.
At least 20 people were rescued from the spot and around seven cars, eight motorcycles were gutted in the fire.