ESIC Kamgar Hospital fire: Toll rises to 11 as week-old baby girl succumbs to injuries; 91 still undergoing treatment
The fire broke out in the government-run ESIC Kamgar Hospital at Marol in suburban Andheri on Monday, killing six people that day. Four others died in the last three days.
Hospital fires human-made disaster? India fails to learn lessons from past mistakes, most critical facilities ignore safety norms
Despite thorough compliance laws in place, poor implementation ensures such incidents continue to recur at various government and private-run hospitals
Mumbai hospital blaze: NHRC sends notice to Maharashtra government and labour ministry; asks for report within four weeks
The NHRC took suo motu cognisance in the incident over media reports that a massive fire engulfed the Employees State Insurance Corporation Hospital in the Andheri (East) area of Mumbai on Monday
Mumbai fire kills 9: ESIC Kamgar hospital failed safety audit fortnight before tragedy; staff protests inadequate facilities
The staff of the ESIC Kamgar Hospital in Mumbai staged a protest against the hospital administration on Tuesday after eight people, including a two-month-old baby, died in a fire that broke out in the building on Monday. The staff was protesting against alleged inadequate facilities in the hospital.