Fire breaks out at Emergency wing of AIIMS, 40 fire brigades at spot

A fire broke out at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Emergency Wing.Fire brigade units have reached the spot and are fire-fighting operations are currently on to prevent its spread.

Written by August 17, 2019 18:14

New Delhi: A fire broke out at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Emergency Wing here on Saturday.

The blaze was spotted on the first and second floor of the building. It apparently broke out in Teaching block of the hospital.

More than 35 fire brigade units have reached the spot and are fire-fighting operations are currently on to prevent its spread.

The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.

Earlier in March this year, a fire had broken out in the Trauma Centre of AIIMS.

Further details are awaited. (ANI)