Eight dead in Ahmedabad's Navrangpura after fire at COVID-19 hospital; 40 patients rescued, Gujarat CM orders probe
The blaze broke out at the Shrey Hospital in Ahmedabad's Navrangpura during the early hours of Thursday.
Gujarat: Massive blaze breaks out at seven-storey textile market in Surat; 60 fire engines rushed to spot
Visuals showed a building engulfed in flames at the textile market in Surat. Officials said the fire started from one of the shops on the ground floor and later spread to the other floors.
Surat fire: Civic body officials cleared building without inspection, builder added extra floor illegally, find preliminary probe
A preliminary probe into the causes of devastating fire in Surat at a coaching class which claimed lives of 22 students last week has highlighted various lapses on part of officials of the local municipal corporation as well as the builders
Visiting the site of the tragedy, Rupani said the audit would find out if educational establishments in the state have proper equipment and facilities to deal with fire incidents. He said the fire audit would also cover hospitals, malls and other commercial buildings of major cities and towns in the state.
Surat fire: 20 dead in blaze at commercial complex; Gujarat govt announces Rs 4 lakh ex gratia to victims' kin
Narendra Modi tweeted on the incident, saying that he has told the Gujarat government and local authorities to provide all possible assistance to those affected in the Surat fire.