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Fire breaks out at Mumbai airport's domestic terminal

Fire breaks out at Mumbai airport's domestic terminal

A fire broke out today at the Mumbai airport's domestic terminal 1B here, officials said.

According to preliminary information, the fire broke around around 1:45 pm, following which fire department was alerted.

Reportedly, the fire has been doused and flight operations have not been affected. The fire brigade had pressed eight fire engines into service.

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Fire safety norms have been under the scanner in the city after several major fires claimed many lives and damaged property since December 28.

An airport spokesperson said that the lounge was used by VVIPs and was not a part of the passenger terminal.

The exact reason behind the incident is yet to be ascertained. Operations have not been affected. The fire has been doused. The cause of fire, however, is still not known and further details are awaited.


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