Seven persons injured in fire
New Delhi: Seven persons were injured in a fire reported from Narela area, Punjabi Bagh on Wednesday. The victims include two minors children.
The Delhi Fire Services said that a call received at 4.39 am regarding fire incident at Punjabi Colony B-Block, Narela. Two units of firefighters were rushed to the spot to douse the fire. "The fire was in four electric meters and a general store in which seven persons got burn injuries. All of them were rushed to a hospital," a fire official said.
As per the officials, Ayush (8) and Vijay (4) sustained 20% burns. Other victims Mahesh (16) and Raju Ram (15) sustained minor wounds while Bhagwan Swarup (25) suffered 35% burns. Satpal (22) sustained 40% burns. Another victim Amarjeet (23) with 80% burns is said to be in a critical condition.