Delhi: Fire breaks out at paper printing press in Patparganj, one killed 

WION Web Team New Delhi, India Jan 09, 2020, 09.28 AM(IST) Edited By: Sparshita Saxena

Patparganj fire. Photograph:( ANI )

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As many as 35 fire tenders have been rushed to the spot to douse the fire. The cause of the fire is being ascertained. 

A medium-level fire broke out at a paper printing press in Delhi's Patparganj Industrial Area on Thursday, news agency ANI reported.

As per reports, one person has been killed in the blaze. 

As many as 35 fire tenders have been rushed to the spot to douse the fire. 

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The cause of the fire is being ascertained, more details are awaited. 

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This comes a month after over 40 people were killed in a massive blaze that broke out at Delhi's Anaj Mandi in December. 

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to families of those who lost their lives in the tragic incident and additional assistance of Rs 1 lakh for the injured.

(With inputs from ANI)