Karol Bagh fire: License holder of Arpit Palace Hotel Shardendu Goel arrested; 17 killed in last week's blaze
The Delhi Police has arrested Shardendu Goel, the license holder of Hotel Arpit Palace in Karol Bagh, where a massive fire killed 17 people last week
The three back-to-back fires in Delhi may have had vastly different causes, but the country's unpreparedness has the same foundation — lack of funds to modernise the fire services and lack of political will to execute that modernisation.
Karol Bagh fire: Delhi Police arrests owner of Hotel Arpit Palace; Rakesh Goel to be produced in court today
The Delhi Police Crime Branch has arrested Rakesh Goel, the owner of the hotel where 17 people were killed in a massive fire recently, police said. Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Rajesh Deo said Goel will be produced in the duty magistrate court later in the day.
Hotel Arpit Palace fire in Delhi: Earlier call could have saved more lives, says fire officer; most died due to suffocation
After Delhi hotel fire tragedy, Chief Fire Officer Atul Garg said more lives could have been saved if they had got the call on time
Karol Bagh fire: 17 dead, 35 injured as blaze guts Delhi hotel; civic official blames short circuit for incident
At least 17 people died and 35 were injured when a massive blaze ripped through a budget hotel in New Delhi’s Karol Bagh on Tuesday