19 People Died In Kolkata Fire


Fire brigade and Civil Defence personnel during rescue operation... NachrichtenfotoBerufliche Beschäftigung,Brigade,Hoch,Indien,Kalkutta,Retter - Rettungsaktion,Rettung,Unfall und Katastrophe,Vertikal,WestbengalenPhotographer Collection: Hindustan Times 2013 Hindustan TimesKOLKATA, INDIA - FEBRUARY 27: Fire brigade and Civil Defence personnel during rescue operation after fire engulfed a multi-storey market complex on February 27, 2013 in Kolkata, India. At least 19 people were killed in it. A dozen people were also critically injured in the fire that broke out at about 3 am at Sealdah in Central Kolkata, when many victims (Labours & shop keepers) were asleep. Even as 26 fire tenders battled the leaping flames and firemen scrambled to rescue people, many were feared trapped inside the market that houses plastic items, thermocol and paper godowns. (Photo by Ashok Nath Dey/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)