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Mumbai Fire Brigade

Fire breaks out on fourth floor of building in Mumbai's Andheri, 5 fire tenders rushed

A cylinder blast is believed to have caused the fire.

May 05, 2019, 12:53 PM IST

Mumbai's parking perils hamper an already weak fire-fighting and rescue services

Despite the Mumbai Fire Brigade's (MFB) best efforts, firemen could not drive fire tenders inside the building premises and had to physically climb 14 floors for rescue operations. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 01, 2019, 08:52 AM IST

Morning Breaking: 5 killed as fire breaks out in Mumbai high-rise, case registered

Five persons, including four senior citizens, died and five others were injured after a major fire broke out in a multi-storey residential building in Mumbai on Thursday. Four of the five deceased were women. Three of the victims seem to have died of smoke inhalation. The fire is suspected to have caused due to short circuit, a fire officer said. The building’s firefighting system wasn’t working, said a fire officer.

Dec 29, 2018, 08:08 AM IST

Breaking: 5 killed in Mumbai high-rise fire

Five people have died after a major fire broke out in a high-rise residential building Thursday evening in Chembur, one of Mumbai's largest suburbs.

Dec 28, 2018, 09:52 AM IST

Massive fire in forest near Goregaon doused after all-night operation

A raging fire which broke out late on Monday in a forested area near Goregaon has been doused completely after efforts to contain it took the entire night.

Dec 04, 2018, 06:29 AM IST

Massive fire breaks out in forest near Mumbai's Goregaon, no casualties so far

The fire was reported in the thick forests of Aarey Colony in the Sanjay Gandhi National Park precincts near Goregaon.

Dec 03, 2018, 22:58 PM IST

Fire breaks out in Beaumonde building in Mumbai's Worli, no casualties reported

A massive fire broke out at the 33rd floor of a residential building in Mumbai's Worli on Wednesday.

Jun 13, 2018, 14:48 PM IST

Massive fire breaks out in Mumbai's Zaveri Bazaar, 5 fire tenders rushed

The fire was reported at a storehouse in Mumbai's highly-crowded Zaveri Bazaar on Friday.

Nov 24, 2017, 20:57 PM IST

Rescue efforts end in Mumbai building collapse; 34 dead

Rescuers in Mumbai wound down on Friday their search for victims in the ruins of a condemned building that collapsed, after pulling 12 survivors and 34 bodies from the rubble, emergency services said.

Sep 01, 2017, 16:15 PM IST

Mumbai's chief fire officer succumbs to burns

Mumbai Fire Brigade's chief fire officer Sunil Nesarikar died on Sunday while undergoing treatment for the severe burns he suffered during a blaze at a four-storeyed building at Kalbadevi here on May 9.

May 24, 2015, 18:29 PM IST

Mumbai Fire Brigade chief Sunil Nesarikar succumbs to May 9 burns

Sunil Nesarikar, the chief fire officer of the Mumbai Fire Brigade, who sustained severe burn injuries while battling a building blaze on May 9, died here on Sunday, officials said.

May 24, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

Injured Mumbai deputy fire chief succumbs

Mumbai Fire Brigade Deputy Chief SG Amin, who suffered over 80 percent burns while battling a building blaze last Saturday, succumbed to his injuries on Thursday evening, an official said.

May 14, 2015, 23:40 PM IST

Two firemen killed in Mumbai building blaze

Two fire fighters of Mumbai Fire Brigade perished while battling a conflagration in a Mumbai building, an official said on Sunday.

May 10, 2015, 10:08 AM IST