You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Top News

Penthouse gutted in Deepika’s bldg

DNMUM416168 | 6/14/2018 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :160 | Mumbai

Actor safe, 95 residents rescued, 2 firemen injured

A major fire in a posh 33-storeyed Prabhadevi high-rise -- BeauMonde -- gutted a penthouse and damaged another flat on the top two floors of the B wing. While there were no casualties reported, the fire-fighting efforts took seven hours and left two firemen injured. The fire was doused at 9.40 pm. The fire has yet again raised the issue of adequate safety measures in high-rises that are increasingly replacing smaller structures. According to building occupants, the fire started at around 1.15-1.30 pm, but the Fire Brigade received the first call at around 2.08 pm. Around 95 residents were present in the building and they were all safely evacuated. The high-rise boasts of some prominent residents like Deepika Padukone, a top media baron,
Read full story



Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Top News

‘Don’t feign disability to get out of postings’
DNMUM428038 | 12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :158

Pune: Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Thursday gave a stern warning to certain section of soldiers, who he said were “feigning disabilities to avoid operational deployment” and added that they will soon be receiving “unpleasant instructions”
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

‘We hope to bring brain gain to table’
DNMUM428039 | 12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :316

Mumbai: Accompanying her varsity choir for their first visit to India, Jan Royall, head of Somerville College, University of Oxford, is all about cultural exchanges and doing her best for the future generations.
“I am proud to support the choir,
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Nirbhaya: Plea for swift execution junked
DNMUM428040 | 12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :211

New Delhi: With just three days to go before the sixth anniversary of the gruesome Nirbhaya rape case, which shook the nation and led to significant legal reforms on rape laws, the Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a petition demanding the immediat
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Choksi in soup as Interpol issues Red Corner Notice
DNMUM428041 | 12/14/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :307

New Delhi: The Interpol has issued a Red Corner Notice (RCN) against fugitive billionaire Mehul Choksi for his involvement in the Punjab National Bank scam estimated to be around Rs 13,000 crore. He, in collusion with his nephew Nirav Modi, is allege
Add To LightboxCalculate Price