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Mumbai hospital fire

Mumbai hospital fire: Accused sent to judicial custody until January 3

As many as 175 people, including children, were injured in ESIC Hospital fire incident that took place on Monday. 

Dec 20, 2018, 22:01 PM IST

Death toll in Mumbai ESIC Kamgar Hospital rises to 10; two arrested

Another blaze broke out in the hospital premises on late Wednesday evening.

Dec 20, 2018, 11:09 AM IST

Mumbai: 2 arrested in Andheri hospital fire

Following the incident, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis ordered an enquiry into it.

Dec 19, 2018, 23:12 PM IST

Compensation of Rs 10 lakh each announced for kin of victims killed in Mumbai hospital fire

The announcement was made by Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Labour and Employment, Santosh Kumar Gangwar.

Dec 18, 2018, 19:25 PM IST

Mumbai ESIC Hospital fire claims 9 lives, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis orders enquiry

A massive fire swept through ESIC Kamgar Hospital at Marol in Andheri East around 4 pm on Monday.

Dec 18, 2018, 14:06 PM IST

Mumbai hospital fire: Employees protest, allege lack of adequate facilities

Nearly 375 people, including patients and visitors, were in the five-floor hospital during visiting hours when fire and smoke were reported on its fourth floor around 4.03 pm on Monday.

Dec 18, 2018, 13:15 PM IST

From AMRI Kolkata to ESIC Mumbai, a look at major hospital fire tragedies in India

List of deadliest hospital fire accidents across the country.

Dec 18, 2018, 11:42 AM IST

Death toll rises to 8 in Mumbai hospital fire, 147 persons rescued

Preliminary reports suggested that the fire might have erupted due to a short-circuit in the hospital building with a glass facade.


Dec 18, 2018, 07:22 AM IST