Mumbai: Six killed in Mahim slum fire

Last Updated: Fri, Jan 25, 2013 21:01 hrs

At least six people were killed in a fire that broke out at Mahim area in Mumbai on Friday, police said.

Eight others were injured in the fire that broke out at around 5 am in Nayanagar slum area.

As many as 50 shanties were gutted in the fire.

"Seven fire engines and eight tankers managed to control the blaze after four hours," CNN-IBN reported.

The cause of the fire is not known yet.

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