fire broke Out: Two people, including a 12-year-old boy, were killed when a fire broke out in a five-storey residential building in Kolkata’s Ganesh Chandra Avenue on Friday night. West Bengal Fire Service Minister Sujit Bose said that all the people have been evacuated from the building and now the situation is under control. Also Read – Pradip Ghosh death: veteran actor Pradeep Ghosh, who left the world, was infected with Kovid-19
According to officials, a 12-year-old child and an elderly woman died in the incident. In this regard, a senior police officer said, “The boy jumped out of the third floor of the building out of fear. He was rushed to the hospital where he succumbed after a few minutes. Also Read – Fire in the house, woman and her 3 children died in the dark of night
#SPOTVISUALS: Fire breaks out at a residential building in Ganesh Chandra Avenue area of Kolkata; 10 fire tenders at the spot. #WestBengal pic.twitter.com/PxEH5rJwht Also Read – Bengal CID is plotting to implicate me in Manish Shukla murder case: Arjun Singh
– ANI (@ANI) October 16, 2020
The body of a woman is found in the bathroom of the building. Two people living in the building were also injured. He has been admitted to the hospital. “A fire service official said that a fire broke out on the first floor of the building in the northern part of the city which also spread towards the upper floor.
Bose told reporters, “All the people have been saved. The fire is under control. It is now being cooled down. ”Officials said at least 25 fire engines and a hydraulic ladder were installed to rescue people trapped inside the building and extinguish the fire.