Firemen, Cop Among 9 Dead In Kolkata Blaze, Mamata Banerjee Visits Spot | Read
PUBLISHED ON: March 9, 2021 | Duration: 2 min, 14 sec
Nine people were killed in a huge fire that broke out in an office building in central Kolkata's Strand Road on Monday evening. Among the dead are four firemen, a police officer, a Railways officer and a security person, officials said. Five of the nine bodies were found in an elevator on the 12th floor. The victims appeared to have suffocated and burnt to death inside the lift.