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Mumbai: Minor fire in children's section of hospital doused

PTI | Mumbai | Updated: 13-07-2019 17:32 IST | Created: 13-07-2019 17:32 IST
Mumbai: Minor fire in children's section of hospital doused

A minor fire broke out Saturdayafternoon in the children's section of Wadia Hospital in Parelin central Mumbai, an official said

It was extinguished immediately and there was noreport of casualties or damage, the Fire Brigade officialadded

"We got a call about the fire at 2:34pm. It was on theground floor of the hospital building. It seems to havestarted due to a short circuit," he informed.


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