Commercial building near Mundka metro station; Many people were injured in the accident A fire broke out in a building near Mundka metro station in Delhi. 16 people died in the accident. Police reached the spot and rescued the people trapped inside the building by breaking the windows. The injured have been admitted to the hospital.
People were brought down with the help of a JCB machine amidst the smoke coming out of the windows of the building, while some people also came down with the help of rope. At present, 9 fire brigades are present at the spot, which are trying to douse the fire. Along with this, arrangements for ambulances have also been made on the spot to provide immediate treatment to the injured. Delhi Police said that this building, built near Pillar 544 of Metro Station, is a 3-storey commercial building, which is given on rent to companies as office space. Police said that the fire started on the first floor of the building, which houses the CCTV camera and router manufacturing company. The police have taken the owner of the company into custody.