Around 90 residents were evacuated safely on Wednesday after a fire broke out on the 33rd floor of Prabhadevi’s Beaumonde Towers, where Bollywood star Deepika Padukone also resides.
According to officials, the fire was seen around 2.10 pm local time on the uppermost floors of the building. After fire thick black clouds of smoke were billowing out. More than two dozen fire-tenders, including lifts and cranes, have been deployed to fight the blaze.
Deepika, who stays at the 26th floor of the building which caught fire, is safe. She was away for an advertisement shoot.
I am safe.Thank You everyone.Let us pray for our firefighters who are at site risking their lives…🙏🏽
— Deepika Padukone (@deepikapadukone) June 13, 2018
This is the third major fire incident in Mumbai this month.