Fire Brigade
Calcutta  /  Published 06.07.20

Stores damaged in building blaze

A fire broke out in the meter room on the ground floor of a four-storey commercial building at the intersection of Brabourne Road and Canning Street on Sunday morning. Leaping flames damaged some sto...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.03.19

Mystery bus depot fire in Krishnagar

At least a dozen private buses caught fire mysteriously at the Krishnagar depot in Nadia late on Thursday night.Police said four buses were charred and three damaged in the fire that started around 11...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Krishnagar

India  /  Published 24.02.20

Delhi violence: Constable killed

A Delhi Police head constable was killed during clashes in northeast Delhi, a senior officer informed. Ratan Lal was attached to the office of the Assistant Commissioner of Police, Gokulpuri, he said....
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 02.06.20

67 shanties gutted in New Town

At least 67 shanties behind City Centre II in New Town were gutted by a fire on Tuesday, police said.The fire broke out around 10.30am in one of the shanties and spread to the others, a resident said....
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 10.02.20

More fire stations for Mizoram

A few more fire stations will be set up in Mizoram to prevent fires and facilitate rapid response in emergencies, home minister Lalchamliana said on Monday.The home minister on Monday kicked off the f...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl


Calcutta  /  Published 13.04.20

Multiplex screens up in flames

Two screens of London Paris multiplex in the Mukti World building in Ballygunge were gutted early on Monday. There were no casualties or injuries as there was no one in the building, police said.The f...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 22.02.20

Three young women dead in fire in Chandigarh

Three young women lost their lives when a fire broke out on Saturday at a Chandigarh home where they were staying as paying guests, police said. As many as five girls were on the first floor of the re...
By PTI in Chandigarh

Delhi  /  Published 01.04.20

'Deploy fire brigade to disinfect virus hotspots'

Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Wednesday asked authorities to deploy fire services personnel for disinfecting COVID-19 hotspots, quarantine centres and public places to check the spread of the virus...
By PTI in New Delhi


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