Today in New Delhi, India
Aug 19, 2019-Monday
New Delhi
  • Humidity
  • Wind

Watch: IAF’s Mi-17 chopper used to douse blaze in Delhi’s Malviya Nagar

May 30, 2018 16:22 IST
about the video

An Indian Air Force helicopter was deployed to douse the fire in a rubber godown in a Delhi locality. The massive blaze in south Delhi’s Malviya Nagar area started on the evening of May 29 and was brought under control on May 30 after an Mi-17 helicopter of IAF was used to spray water, officials said. The chopper, fitted with with a bambi bucket, carried out several sorties and sprayed hundreds of litres of water contain the fire. At least 70 fire engines were used to stop the fire from spreading. Watch the video to see the operation carried out by IAF helicopter.