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Four Indians among 16 dead in Dubai building fire
PTI | DC Correspondent
Published on: April 16, 2023 | Updated on: April 16, 2023
Char marks are seen after an apartment fire in Dubai. A fire swept through an apartment building in an older neighborhood of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, killing multiple people and injuring another several, authorities said Sunday. (AP/PTI)
Dubai: Four Indians, including a couple from Kerala, were among 16 people dead after a massive fire broke out in a residential building in Dubai that also injured nine others, officials said on Sunday.
The fire broke out on the fourth floor of the building in the Al-Ras area, one of the oldest parts of Dubai, and began spreading to other areas, they said.
Sixteen people died and nine others were seriously injured, officials said.