February 09, 2011

Fire at Bombay House: Official statement

A fire broke out this morning, before office hours, in Bombay House, headquarters of the Tata group.
 
The fire has been brought under control and the building evacuated.
 
Out of the people evacuated, there were three casualties: Farad Wadia, Eashwar Patel and Shashank Pawar.
 
A Tata Sons spokesperson said the group offers deepest condolences to the bereaved families and relief is being organised.
 
The authorities are investigating the cause of the incident. The Tata group is fully cooperating in the investigations.