Fire Safety
India  /  Published 14.05.22

Reason behind fires in Delhi listed

  Scant regard for fire safety norms, buildings functioning without required clearances and illegal factories have led to the loss of precious lives in fire incidents in Delhi in recent years, w...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 05.05.22

In pics: Exhibition on fire safety and prevention, new band in the city and more

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By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 03.02.22

Kolkata airport conducts emergency mock drill on Wednesday night

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By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 10.11.21

Maha wake-up call for fire safety scan at all state-run and private hospitals

The state government has decided to carry out fire audits at all hospitals, state-run and private, to check their preparedness in handling an emergency and whether fire fighting measures are in order....
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.06.21

State focus on fire safety at Covid units

The Jharkhand government has directed district administrationsof the state to share details of action taken to ensure fire safety at Covid hospitals.   A letter addressed by Natio...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


Jharkhand  /  Published 01.06.21

STATE DIGEST: Notices to hospitals for violating fire norms

Bokaro: A joint team of district police and 26 Battalion CRPF recovered an Improvised Explosive Device planted by suspected Maoists under a culvert at Khasmahal area under Gandhinagar police station, ...
By Our Bureau

Calcutta  /  Published 05.02.21

Fire station for New Town

The first fire station of New Town was inaugurated on Thursday. The station has come up nine years after its foundation stone was laid on a two-acre plot behind Axis Mall. Till date large swathes of...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 13.01.21

Fire at slum in Baghbazar

A massive fire broke out at a slum in Calcutta’s Bagbazar area on Wednesday evening, said the police. At least twenty five fire tenders were pressed into service to bring down the fire that eng...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Calcutta

India  /  Published 18.12.20

Fire safety audit nudge from SC

  The Supreme Court on Friday directed all the states to carry out a fire safety audit of dedicated Covid-19 hospitals across the country to prevent fire incidents in medical institutions. The ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 30.08.20

Fire safety audit of all Covid hospitals

The public works department has decided to conduct fire safety audit of all Covid hospitals, quarantine centres and safe homes where patients have been put up.  The decision was taken after a fi...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta


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