Major fire breaks out at building in Abul Fazl; 2 kids Aisha, Zaid die

New Delhi: Two children, Aisha and Zaid were burnt to death after a major fire broke out at a four-storied residential building in Abul Fazl Enclave in Delhiā€™s Jamia Nagar.

According to the fire officials, six-year-old Zaid and 7-year-old Aisha were trapped on the third floor of the house after the fire spread and died due to suffocation and burns. They were rushed to Holy Family Hospital but could not be saved.

According to News 18, the first floor of the building was completely gutted in fire which broke out around 1pm, then spread to the second and the third floor. Six fire engines reached the spot after neighbours called the police and doused the flames after about an hour.

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