Seven individuals have been killed in a serious hearth at Delhi’s Gokalpuri on Friday evening, officers stated. The hearth was introduced below management on the intervening evening of Friday and Saturday, Delhi Fireplace Service division knowledgeable at the moment. Officers recovered seven our bodies from the location of the incident.
The division officers additional knowledgeable that as many as 13 hearth tenders rushed to the location after gathering details about the incident.
Extra Deputy Commissioner of Police (northeast) Devesh Kumar Mahla stated details about the fireplace was acquired round 1 am, following which police and hearth officers reached the spot.
“At 1 am there was a fireplace incident in Gokalpuri PS space. Instantly groups reached the spot with all rescue gear. We additionally contacted the fireplace division that responded very properly. We might douse the fireplace by round 4 am,” stated Extra DCP, North East Delhi.
Sixty huts have been burnt within the hearth.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal expressed grief over the incident.
“Heard the unhappy information early within the morning. I’ll go to the spot and meet the affected individuals personally,” he stated in a tweet in Hindi.