Live visuals from AIIMS show that fire has spread to the fifth floor in the hospital. Sources report that the fifth floor in the hospital housed the surgery, urology departments
AIIMS issues statement on fire and its containment:
A total of 34 fire tenders are present at the spot.
As per the Fire Officer, the block where fire broke out, mainly consists of doctors room, research lab and so on
The situation at AIIMS is under control.
22 fire tenders rushed to the AIIMS; emergency lab at AIIMS has been shut after a fire broke out near the emergency ward.
A fire has reportedly broken on the second floor, at the Emergency Department of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) hospital in New Delhi.
According to reports, the fire broke out due to a short circuit and at present, six fire tenders have been sent on location.
(updates to follow)