It had alleged that not only was the building illegally constructed, the factory was manufacturing plastic packing material without any license, registration or fire safety systems.
According to police, Rehan had illegally constructed two floors in 2008 and had rented out each floor and individual rooms to about 15 people.
The North Delhi Municipal Corporation on Monday formed an inquiry committee to find the alleged dereliction of duty by municipal officials.
The Congress said that murder charge should be invoked against Jain and private power companies (DISCOMs) as they were responsible for the terrible fire on Sunday.
Holding Delhi government responsible for the deaths, Delhi BJP Manoj Tiwari said that the panel set up for an independent inquiry would expose ‘negligence’ of the government authorities.
Abdul and Naazir are migrant labourers who are living in the city for many years now.
The family has nowhere to look to for support. Their dilapidated mud house, some 35 km in the interiors of Samastipur in Haripur village, is a scene of utter hopelessness.
Congress MP from Kerala Kodikunnil Sunil on Monday moved an adjournment motion in the Lok Sabha demanding a discussion on the Anaj Mandi fire mishap.
A day after the horrific blaze at an illegal factory unit that claimed 43 lives, shops and factory units in the area remained shut with heavy police presence around.
‘Shajid tried to wake his brothers but they thought he was joking’: Delhi blaze victims' kin recount horror
Rukhsana Khatun had made a routine call to her cousin, Mohamad Ghiyas, 19, on Saturday but he didn’t respond.
Mohammad Kafeel, who threw a water pipe to one of the window grill, narrated the horrific sight of men, extending their hands outside the building and asking for help.