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Senior citizens climb down 30 floors to escape massive fire

DNMUM416141 | 6/14/2018 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :278 | Disasters & Accidents



Meera Gupta had just entered the flat and wondered who came knocking on the door behind her. The 65-year-old was visiting her daughter’s family which resided on the 28th floor of the B wing of BeauMonde tower.
“The person knocked said that there was fire and we needed to rush. We were five of us, including the maid. My daughter’s father-in-law who is 85 years old, and my 69-year-old husband, had just sat for lunch. We somehow managed to climb down the floors,” said Gupta. Her grandchildren were in school when they fire broke out.
This family was not the only ones to have panicked and climbed down. Around 95 people came rushing down the stairs. “I was doing household work when one of our servants called us from downstairs t
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