Delhi battles fire dread on Diwali night; authorities respond to over 300 calls, two children killed
Thursday, 8 November 2018 () According to the Delhi Fire Services (DFS), a record number of 271 fire-related calls were received by its offices till midnight on Diwali and 74 more calls till 8 am on Thursday. A DFS official said that though the number of fire-related calls was more as compared to previous years, there has been a decline in cases of fire triggered by burning of firecrackers. The officials, however, did not provide any exact break-up.
According to Reuters, rescue crews are still searching for victims of a wildfire in northern California. At least 56 people died due to the Camp Fire, which scorched 140,000 acres about 80 miles north..
According to Mother Nature Network, a wildfire in northern California has scorched 138,000 acres.
Located about 80 miles north of Sacramento, the Camp Fire started near Camp Creek Road in Butte County..
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