Pune: In an act of valour, the firefighters of Erandwane fire station rescued around 20 residents, including an 84-year-old woman, from a three-storey building, Tarangan society, in Kothrud. The fire incident happened on Monday afternoon.
A fire broke out in the building due to a short circuit in the electric meter located in the basement of the building. The entire building was then engulfed in smoke. The fire fighters immediately rushed to the spot after they were informed about the smoke emanating from the building.