Two Indian fire officials suspended after coaching centre blaze kills 22

FILE PHOTO: Firefighters douse a fire that broke out in a four-story commercial building in Surat, in the western state of Gujarat, India, May 24, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Indian authorities said on Sunday two fire department officials had been suspended over a fire at a coaching centre that killed 21 students and one teacher in the western Gujarat state, renewing questions about building safety standards. Surat Commissioner of Police Satish Sharma said the owners of the Takshashila Arcade building, where […]

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