Amar Ujala Network, Noida
Published by: Pooja Tripathi
Updated Tue, 04 May 2021 08:59 PM IST
A huge fire broke out in the slums near Baraula village located in Sector-49, Noida. The incident was immediately reported to the fire department, after which several fire brigade vehicles reached the spot and are trying to control the fire.
Slums fire in Barula of Noida
– Photo: Lal Singh
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The cause of the fire is not yet clear. On receiving the information of the incident, Sector-49 Police Station also reached the spot. It is reported that five people have been burnt in the accident, who have been admitted to the hospital. According to the information, the fire started at 7.00 pm.
It is being told that firefighters as well as nearby people are trying to extinguish the fire. Noida Police has evacuated some area near the site of the incident.
Residents of around 40 societies have sought help due to the smoke from this fire. Joginder Singh, the youth chairman of Sector 120 Amrapali Zodiac, said that the fire started around 7:00 pm.