Published On : Tue, Apr 26th, 2016

Massive Fire Destroys Natural History Museum In Delhi

ficci-fireNew Delhi: A massive fire broke out at FICCI on the intervening night of Monday and Tuesday. The fire was detected at the sixth floor of the building.

The National Museum of Natural History which is located inside the building has been completely gutted in fire.
Two fire officials were seriously injured while trying to contain the blaze and were rushed to hospital where they are in a critical state, an official said.

According to Joint Commissioner of Police, New Delhi Range, Mukesh Kumar Meena, the police were informed about the fire at around 1:52 am on Tuesday.

He added that 35 fire tenders are working to extinguish the fire.

Officials said fire in the building has been brought under control.