7 killed in shanties in Delhi’s Gokulpuri area

new Delhi: Seven people died in a fire that broke out in the shanties of Gokulpuri area on Friday night.

The Delhi Fire Department informed on Saturday that the fire was brought under control on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday. Officials have recovered seven bodies from the spot. Department officials further said that 13 fire tenders reached the spot after getting information about the incident.

Prima facie it appears that the fire has started in around 60 shanties, officials said.
More details are awaited. (ANI)

First published:March 12, 2022, 9:48 am

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