Two minors killed in Delhi after fire breaks out at four-storey building in Shaheen Bagh; blaze now under control

The Delhi Fire service received a call about the blaze at around 1.30 pm on Tuesday.

Press Trust of India March 26, 2019 17:43:05 IST
Two minors killed in Delhi after fire breaks out at four-storey building in Shaheen Bagh; blaze now under control
  • The fire broke out in a furniture shop at Shaheen Bagh's Abu Fazal Enclave in southeast Delhi

  • A six-year-old boy and seven-year-old girl lost their lives in the blaze

  • According to police, the family used to reside on the ground floor while the furniture store was functioning from the basement

New Delhi: Two minors died in a fire which broke out in a furniture shop at Shaheen Bagh's Abu Fazal Enclave in southeast Delhi, police said on Tuesday.

"A six-year-old boy and seven-year-old girl died in the blaze," police said.

"It is a four-storey building. The family used to reside on the ground floor while the furniture store was functioning from the basement," a senior police official said.

The Delhi Fire service received a call about the blaze at around 1.30 pm. The fire was brought under control.

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