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Fire breaks out again at SII building in Pune after 5 died in afternoon blaze

SII Chief Executive Officer Adar Poonawalla said equipment worth hundreds of crores were damaged in the fire, and the company is expected to face revenue loss of more than Rs 1,000 crore over the next one to two years.

January 21, 2021 / 09:06 PM IST
Fire breaks out again at Serum Institute of India facility in Pune.

Fire breaks out again at Serum Institute of India facility in Pune.


Another fire broke out in one of the compartments of Serum Institute of India's Terminal 1 building in Pune where a blaze killed five people in the afternoon of January 21.

Fire fighting operation was underway, reported ANI. More details are awaited.

Earlier in the afternoon, another fire had also broken out at Manjri Plant of SII that claimed five lives.

SII Chief Executive Officer Adar Poonawalla said equipment worth hundreds of crores were damaged in the fire, and the company is expected to face revenue loss of more than Rs 1,000 crore over the next one to two years.

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first published: Jan 21, 2021 07:51 pm

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