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Committee submits 15 measures to prevent mishaps like Goregaon SRA building fire

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.

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Updated on Oct 24, 2023 08:48 AM IST

357 high-rise societies in GB Nagar served notice for want of firefighting tools

The identified buildings, which were more than 15 metres tall, have been given a month to comply with standards

According to the fire department, the identified buildings either had firefighting devices, but these were discovered to be non-functional while being examined, or the facility was missing in other places. (Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Updated on Oct 14, 2023 05:02 AM IST
ByMaria Khan, Noida

Forest department records reduction in forest fires

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

Another significant factor that contributed to the reduction in incidents of forest fires was unseasonal rainfall. (REPRESENTATIVE PHOTO)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 12:30 AM IST
ByGayatri Vajpeyee

Fire incident at SPPU, no injuries reported

The fire is said to have started in a wooden staircase structure on the seventh floor and spread to flag hoisting place and no injuries were reported during the incident

Firefighters worked for 45 minutes to bring the flames under control. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Apr 29, 2023 11:11 PM IST
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