A massive fire broke out at the mechanical coal handling plant in the prohibited zone of Paradip Port on Saturday evening, causing extensive damage to the machines and other equipment. The exact cause of the blaze is yet to be ascertained.
Bhubaneswar: Panic gripped visitors after fire broke out in an isolated place inside the Botanical garden of Nandankanan Zoological Park (NZP) on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on Sunday. As per preliminary reports, the fire might have spread from one of the pindis (concrete structures) where people assemble and cook meals during excursion trips here. #FirstInformation […]
Bolangir: One person sustained severe burn injuries while property worth over Rs 5 lakh was reduced to ashes following a major fire that broke out in a fruit market in the town on Thursday night. On receiving information, a firefighting team rushed to the spot and doused the flames. However, the exact cause behind the […]
Bargarh: Property worth lakhs were gutted in a major fire that broke out in the paediatric ward of the Bargarh District Headquarters Hospital here late on Sunday night. Fortunately, no casualty or injury was reported in the mishap as the ward was closed and no patients were inside. Medicines and furniture worth lakhs of rupees […]
New Delhi: Three persons, including a woman, were killed after a major fire engulfed a rubber factory in Delhi on Saturday, an official said. The incident took place in Jhilmil Industrial Area near Dilshad Garden. “Twenty six fire tenders have been sent to the spot and a rescue operation is underway,” said Atul Garg, Delhi […]
New Delhi: At least nine people died after a major fire broke out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Karol Bagh area of New Delhi early this morning. At least 35 others were rescued from the six-storeyed building, while three jumped off the upper floors of the hotel in Karol Bagh to save their lives. The […]
Bhubaneswar: At least 22 rooms of Roshaghara (kitchen) of Ananta Basudev Temple in the city were razed to ashes after a major fire broke out at the temple premises in wee hours today. Since the kitchen rooms were thatched with paddy straw, the fire engulfed the entire complex in few minutes, informed sources. As per […]