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A committee in Mumbai has submitted a report with 15 measures to prevent future fires in SRA buildings, including the installation of fire escapes and conducting fire audits. The committee also recommended wider staircases, steel-enclosed doors for lifts, and proper parking management. Buildings with conditional NOCs will be checked for compliance.
The identified buildings, which were more than 15 metres tall, have been given a month to comply with standards
Updated on Oct 14, 2023 05:02 AM IST
ByMaria Khan, Noida
The number of forest fire incidents fell to 42 this summer season in which 90.44 ha of land was affected. By contrast, as many as 112 forest fire incidents were reported in 2020-21 whereas 75 forest fire incidents were reported in 2021-22
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 12:30 AM IST