A fire has broken out in Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL) building at Bandra in Mumbai and 14 fire tenders have rushed to the spot. No injuries or casualties have been reported yet but approximately 100 people are feared to be trapped on the terrace and upper floor of the building. The fire is said to be of Level 4.
There are reports that some employees have been rescued and authorities are preparing to deploy robot firefighter.
#WATCH Mumbai: A level 4 fire has broken out in MTNL Building in Bandra, 14 fire tenders are present at the spot. Fire fighting operations are underway. Approximately 100 people are reportedly trapped on the terrace of the building. More details awaited. pic.twitter.com/CVCAP8Tjj2— ANI (@ANI) July 22, 2019
Fresh visuals show that people are being evacuated.
Mumbai: Fire fighting operations underway in Bandra where a level 4 fire has broken out in MTNL (Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited) building. 14 fire tenders are present. People trapped in the building are being evacuated, approximately 100 people are reportedly trapped. pic.twitter.com/d1satP1byT— ANI (@ANI) July 22, 2019
Further details are awaited. This is a developing story.