In extinguishing the flames were involved in 25 fire engines and rescue operations from the area of the fire were evacuated 56 people
In the Indian capital new Delhi on the grain market on Sunday morning a fire broke out, which killed 34 people. Reported by the Associated press.
“Rescuers brought the victims to the hospital. Another 15 people received medical treatment from burns or smoke inhalation,” – said Dr. Kishore Singh.
According to him, the survivors in the incident are in stable condition.
The fire broke out around 5:30 in the morning. The cause of the fire is still unknown, it out.
The head of the fire service Atul Garg said that in extinguishing the flames were involved in 25 fire engines. In the process of rescue operations from the area of the fire were evacuated 56 people.
In India, fires are common due to the fact that the builders and local residents often ignore building codes and safety regulations.