A massive fire broke out in a 13-storey building in southern Taiwan. Due to this, 46 people living in the building died and 41 people were badly burnt.
New Delhi. A massive fire broke out in a residential building in southern Taiwan. Due to the fire, 46 people living in this 13-storey building have died while 41 people have been badly burnt. On getting information about the matter, the administration and fire department reached the spot. At the same time, the team reached the spot and rescued some people, who have been admitted to the hospital for treatment.
Information given by fire department
According to the information, the fire started around 3 in the morning. The fire was so severe that several floors of the building were gutted. Officials have informed about the death of 46 people in this incident. At the same time, 41 people have been said to be injured. Fire department chief Lee Ching-siu said 11 people died on the spot.
Don’t know the cause of the fire
Along with this 55 people were taken to the hospital, out of which 14 people died. Let us tell you that in Taiwan, the official confirmation of death is done only in the hospital. It was told that the bodies of the deceased have been sent to the morgue. Relief and rescue work is still going on. At the same time, the reason for the fire is yet to be known. Locals say that in the morning they heard the sound of a loud explosion. At present the matter is being investigated.