Fire breaks out at Churchill Chamber building near Taj Mahal Palace, several feared trapped

Rescue operation underway after fire broke out at the 4-storey Churchill Chambers near Taj Mahal hotel in Mumbai. Photograph:( ANI )

WION Web Team MUMBAI Jul 21, 2019, 01.35 PM (IST)

A fire broke out on Sunday in a building which is situated near the iconic Taj Mahal Hotel of Mumbai.

The blaze erupted on the third floor of the Churchill Chamber building on Merryweather Road in Colaba.

According to the officials, no casualty has been reported so far.


Fire tenders have been pressed into service and fire-fighting operations are underway. Personnel from nearby police stations have also been rushed to the spot.

The cause of the fire is not yet known.

(With inputs from ANI)