In a four-story building fire in Rohini, Delhi, one person died and eight were injured.

A four-story building in Rohini caught fire, killing a 25-year-old man and injuring eight others . The four-story building was being built on the ground and first floors, while the rest of the floors were used for residential use .

NEW DELHI: On Thursday evening, a four-story building in Rohini caught fire, killing a 25-year-old man and injuring eight others.Officials said a shoe making plant was being built on the ground and the first floors, while the rest of the floors were used for residential use.Delhi Fire Service reports that they received a call around 4 p.m. that a building in Sector 5 Pooth Kalan had caught fire, according to the service.At least ten fire tenders were dispatched to the location.

Eight people were rescued.They have some injuries.They were all transferred to a hospital.Following more than two hours of battling, the firefighters were able to contain the fire.

According to a senior officer, he was rushed to the hospital but was declared dead.Ajay has been named the deceased.During the search, a male persons body was discovered on the ground floor of the house, which was later identified as Ajay, according to Deputy Commissioner of Police (Rohini).According to an investigation, a shoe store was located on the ground floor of the building, and the deceased was living there.

According to the DCP, criminal proceedings are also being pursued.In recent weeks, there has been a rise in fires in the area.On June 11, a patient died after a fire at a Rohini intensive care unit.In the Karol Bagh area on June 12, another fire broke out.