Saree godown gutted at Burrabazar

A fire broke out on the fifth floor of a building on Cotton Street in Burrabazar this afternoon. Police reported that the fire was detected in a saree godown and the fire department was called to extinguish it. Thick smoke filled the area.

1 dead in East Delhi fire

Another 26 people were rescued by the fire fighters from the burning building, including a toddler, a fire official said.