In a tragic incident of fire in Delhi today, 9 people have lost their lives and 10 persons have been injured. This incident happened in a cloth godown of three storeys building in Kirari area of Delhi. According to the police, the building caught fire due to short circuit. This incident of fire is very heart rendering and terrific. People are very much shocked and grieved due to the tragic death of such large number of persons in this incident. Delhi BJP President Shri Manoj Tiwari, MP Shri Hansraj Hans, LOP Shri Vijender Gupta, Mahila Morcha President Smt Poonam Parashar Jha, Mayor Shri Avtar Singh, Distrit President Shri Manoj Shokeen, Zone Chairman Shri Manish Chaudhary, Councilor Smt. Urmila Chaudhary along with other BJP leaders reached at the place of incident and consoled the victim families. In this connection, local MP Shri Hansraj Hans met the Lt. Governor and submitted a Memorandum to him.
Expressing his grief over this terrible incident of fire Delhi BJP President Shri Manoj Tiwari said that I am very much sad due to this incident. The people of Delhi have not recovered from the tragic incident of fire in Anaj Mandi and this incident of fire in the godown in Kirari area has shaken the people of Delhi. This tragic incident has taken away many members of families and I pray to the god for the peace to the souls of the deceased persons. We stand by the victim families in this hour of grief. BJP workers are ready to extend all possible help to the injured and need persons.
Shri Tiwari also said that such incidents are very sensitive and especially in the business establishments, even a little negligence becomes the cause of such incidents in which people lose their lives. In such cases, stern action should be taken against the guilty that may either be from the system or any other person. Such incidents are very saddening and everyone should desist from accusing each other and politics.