Mohammad Afzal was sleeping in his room when the fire broke out in Anaj Mandi on Rani Jhansi Road on Sunday morning. Speaking to India Today TV, Mohammad Afzal said there were 11 people sleeping in his room when the fire broke out.
According to Mohammad Afzal, he was stuck on the third floor of the building for about two hours and tried to breathe through a hole in the window. The fire brigade team rescued him by breaking his room’s window.
During the rescue operation, Mohammad Afzal touched a hot iron rod and fell on the ground. He was later taken to Lady Hardinge Medical College where he was treated for his injuries.
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