Fire breaks out at high-rise in Navi Mumbai
No casualty has been reported so far.
A fire broke out in a high-rise building at Seawoods in Navi Mumbai on Saturday morning, an official said.
Seven firemen are injured while putting out fire at a 21-storied high-rise in Seawoods today morning. The firemen were caught in the inferno when a blast occured during the dousing operations. Fire still blazing, residents unharmed. @HTMumbai @htTweets #NaviMumbai pic.twitter.com/MuxC3SPmJ3— Farhan Shaikh (@farhanshaikh_) February 8, 2020
The blaze broke out at 6.30 am on the 20th floor and spread to the top floor of the high-rise located on Palm Beach Road, said chief of Regional Disaster Management Cell (RDMC) of Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC), Santosh Kadam.
At least six fire engines from Nerul, CBD Belapur and Vashi fire stations are trying to douse the flames, Kadam said.
"No casualty has been reported so far and the cause of the fire is being ascertained," the official added.
(With PTI inputs)