Fire safety burns bright in Mumbai

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Fire-safety personnel during the closing parade of the fire service week at the Gateway of India on Thursday. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

Fire-safety personnel during the closing parade of the fire service week at the Gateway of India on Thursday. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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Personnel stand in formation at the parade. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

Personnel stand in formation at the parade. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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The Fire Service Week (FSW) is observed nation-wide under the guidance of the Fire Adviser, Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India during April 14 - 20. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

The Fire Service Week (FSW) is observed nation-wide under the guidance of the Fire Adviser, Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India during April 14 - 20. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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An official salutes minister for home (state) Ranjit Patil during the ceremony. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

An official salutes minister for home (state) Ranjit Patil during the ceremony. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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The fire service week is observed in memory of those who lost their lives in a fire on April 14, 1944 at the Victoria Dock in the Mumbai Port . (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

The fire service week is observed in memory of those who lost their lives in a fire on April 14, 1944 at the Victoria Dock in the Mumbai Port . (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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Brand ambassador of fire services in India, Randeep Hooda, was honoured by chief fire officer Prabhat Rahangadale at the Gateway of India. The National Safety Council (NSC) has been promoting the FSW Campaign since 1999. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

Brand ambassador of fire services in India, Randeep Hooda, was honoured by chief fire officer Prabhat Rahangadale at the Gateway of India. The National Safety Council (NSC) has been promoting the FSW Campaign since 1999. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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Wife of late chief fire officer Sunil Nesarikar is felicitated by Ranjit Patil. Nesarikar died in a fire at Kalbadevi in 2015. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

Wife of late chief fire officer Sunil Nesarikar is felicitated by Ranjit Patil. Nesarikar died in a fire at Kalbadevi in 2015. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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The Mumbai fire brigade receives a trophy from Ranjit Patil. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

The Mumbai fire brigade receives a trophy from Ranjit Patil. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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Fire officials take a break during the parade at the Gateway of India. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

Fire officials take a break during the parade at the Gateway of India. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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Music-directing duo Vishal-Shekhar performs at the Gateway of India. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

Music-directing duo Vishal-Shekhar performs at the Gateway of India. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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Officers lower the flag after the parade. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

Officers lower the flag after the parade. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

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