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Fire Breaks Out In High-rise Building In Ahmedabad, Residents Feared Trapped: LIVE Updates

Written By Monica Aggarwal | Mumbai | Published:

Update at 2:42 PM: 26 injured, one death, confirms Chief Fire Officer MF Dastoor.

Update at 1:59 PM: 7 rescued, 35 came out on their own. 1 is feared dead. 2 persons are immovable but safe on the 9th floor. The fire has been controlled and doused completely, says Chief Fire Officer MF Dastoor.


A massive fire has broken on the fifth floor of a tower in Ganesh Genesis Society in Chharodi village near the Nirma University of Ahmedabad, Gujarat. 

As per inputs, many residents are feared trapped in the building. Multiple fire safety vehicles and ambulances are present at the spot to control the fire. 

More details awaited. 

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