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Mumbai fire brigade

Major fire breaks out in Mumbai commerical building, none injured in third such incident today

It was initially tagged as a 'level-2' fire, but escalated to 'level-3' (major) around 12.15 pm

25 Jun 2020 5:53 PM

Several shops in Mumbai's Crawford market gutted; fire now doused

Fire officials took almost three hours to douse the flames; none injured.

12 Jun 2020 2:47 AM

FIR filed against MTNL for fire safety deficiencies

A major fire broke out on the afternoon of July 22 at the MTNL Exchange at Bandra west where over 200 employees work.

08 Aug 2019 2:29 AM

1 dies, 2 hurt as fire breaks out in building near Taj Hotel

Four fire engines, four jumbo water tankers and two turntable ladders were rushed to the spot.

22 Jul 2019 6:28 AM

3-year-old falls in Mumbai's gutter, remains untraced; rescue ops underway

The incident occurred around 10:24 pm on Wednesday night and Mumbai Fire Brigade (MFB) began a search operation in the area.

11 Jul 2019 9:54 AM


Teen tries to rescue minor boy, both drown

A group of teenage boys were sitting on the edge of Marine drive promenade when a high tide at 1.56 pm, took a boy with it.

07 Jul 2019 6:48 AM

Malad mishap: Death toll rises to 26

At last count, a total 121 persons have been injured in the mishap and 72 of these are under treatment at various civic-run hospitals.

04 Jul 2019 3:23 AM

Fire won’t affect warship deadline, say dock officials

The fire that broke out at 4 pm on Friday evening, claimed one life.

23 Jun 2019 2:56 AM

One killed in fire on Navy warship

Blaze erupted on the 2nd deck of the ship ‘Visakhapatnam’.

22 Jun 2019 5:53 AM

Fireman injured while fighting Powai mall blaze

A level-one fire broke out at Haiko Mall, Main Street, Central Avenue, near Hiranandani Gardens, Powai, Monday at around 10.23 am.

20 Jun 2019 2:43 AM


14 hurt in cylinder blast in Jogeshwari

A senior doctor said that while some of the victims have sustained 52-60 per cent burns, others had superficial injuries.

22 May 2019 4:31 AM

Major fire erupts at Big Bazaar

The Big Bazaar, which caught fire, is located on the ground floor, Era house, opposite Shiv Palace, Mogul lane in Matunga West.

30 Apr 2019 5:30 AM

Fire brigade to get special vehicle for high-rise soon

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation in its budget for 2019-20 had made provision of Rs 2.5 crore for this vehicle.

22 Apr 2019 3:13 AM

Theatres to show fire safety film featuring Amitabh Bachchan

The one-minute film will be displayed in movie theatres before the movie starts.

15 Apr 2019 1:58 AM

PCB reveals chinks in city fire brigade

The PAC insisted on a time-bound programme to set up the new fire stations.

01 Mar 2019 3:01 AM


3,018 buildings found flouting fire safety regulations

Out of all the defaulters, however, 34 have been prosecuted for not complying with fire safety norms despite being served notices.

16 Feb 2019 2:15 AM

10,000 citizens to be taught basic firefighting skills

From April to December 2018 over 40 people were killed in fires.

15 Feb 2019 2:51 AM

Minor fires on rise in city

Mumbai recorded 4008 fires from April to December 2018.

15 Feb 2019 2:49 AM

Fire brigade to buy special vehicle, drone

The drone will also be helpful in tackling fires in high rises and give an idea about the intensity of the blaze.

06 Feb 2019 6:54 AM

Illegal canteen cause of fire at ESIC Hospital: MFB

The MFB report stated that the hospital had an illegal canteen on the ground floor, which stored 20 LPG cylinders.

09 Jan 2019 2:02 AM