Karol bagh factory fire : owner arrested

New Delhi, Nov 19 (UNI) The owner of the garment factory has been arrested by the police wherein the fire incident took place on Monday, that claimed life of four including two women, while one received injuries.


The owner of the unit situated at Beadonpura,Karol Bagh in Central Delhi was identified as 45-year-old Ajay Khurana.


A case under section 304 IPC (culpable homicide not amounting to murder) has been registered in this regard, the police said.


The fire was triggered when the injured, Ajit was filling white solvent in a spray machine, the police said.


A total of six workers were present at the first floor of the building and were ironing the clothes when the blaze triggered.


The deceased were identified as Asha (40), Aarti (21), Bagan Prasad (55) and Ram Naresh (40).
The injured namely Ajit ,was under treatment in a hospital.


The fire broke out at 1223 hours and was brought under control by 1250 hours with the help of two fire tenders, according to a fire official.


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