Mumbai, Nov 13 : At least two persons were killed when a fire broke out on the 10-11 floors of a building in Andheri West, late on Tuesday night, an official said.
The fire was reported around 10.10 p.m. in the middle floors of the 21-storied Kadam Nagar SRA Building on Veera Desai Road, police said.
“The fire has now been confined to electrical wiring, household articles, furniture in a flat on the 10th floor and in some portion of a flat on the 11th floor,” a fire official said.
At least 10 firetenders and other specialised equipment were rushed to the scene to battle the fire.
Rescuers managed to retrieve two victims who were taken to a hospital and were declared dead, said the BMC Disaster Control.
Details of the cause of the fire and the victims’ identity were not immediately available.