The month of November began with two fire accidents making headlines. First, a fire struck a restaurant in the Marvel Vista building located at the city's Lulla Nagar Chowk at around 8:45 am. But fortunately, with no loss of life. And later, a deadly blaze engulfed a footwear factory in Narela Industrial Area, New Delhi where two deaths had been reported at the time of writing this.
As per a report, a massive fire broke out at the restaurant in Pune on Tuesday (1st November) morning. The blaze originated at the top floor of the Marvel Vista building located at the city's Lulla Nagar Chowk at around 8.45 am, an official said.
Six fire tenders were rushed to the spot to extinguish the massive blaze. According to the police, the area was not crowded when the fire started. The blaze has now been doused, he added.
Videos from the spot show the top floor of the building in flames. Soon fire tenders reached the spot and rallied to control the blaze. In one of the videos, the roof and windows of the building can be seen collapsing with debris falling to the ground as the flames grew bigger.
Another clip, which appears to be captured from inside the burning top floor, shows fire officials spraying water at the raging flames from outside a melted and charred door. Fortunately, no lives were lost in this fire
Delhi Fire Service chief Atul Garg said, "A call regarding fire at a building in Narela Industrial area was received at around 9.35 am following which 10 fire tenders were rushed to the site."
"So far, three persons have been rescued and two to three people are feared trapped," said Garg.