Mumbai fire: Woman firefighter saves 13, including 2 pregnant women

WION Web Team Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Aug 22, 2018, 05.30 PM(IST)

SB Patil, a woman firefighter working in the Mumbai fire brigade saved the lives of 13 people including two pregnant women and children. Photograph:( ANI )

A woman firefighter saved the lives of 13 people including two pregnant women and two children in the Mumbai fire Wednesday morning.

SB Patil, the woman firefighter, said she had reached the site after it caught fire.

She said all 13 people who were stuck in the fire on the twelfth floor were shouting for help.

She added that the pregnant women and the children were very scared.

Patil had rescued each one of them on time before the situation could worsen.

At least four people have been reported killed and 16 injured in a massive fire at a residential tower in Mumbai's Parel on Wednesday.

The fire broke out on the 12th floor of the Crystal building.

Crystal Tower has a total of sixteen floors. 

 

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