The Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan has revealed next statement on the fire, occurred in Sadarak Shopping Center.
There happened a fire in the Sadarak Shopping Center, situated in Baku.
25 equipments and Fire Departments, consisting of 120 people, of the Fire Management Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations have been involved on the spot immediately.
The fire has been restricted at 7:43 p.m and extinguished at 11:30 p.m.
During the fire, 26 people, while 16 of them are the Ministry of Emergency Situations employees, suffer from smoke inhalation. 17 of them (12 –MES employees, 4 - police and 1 – a medical worker) have been taken to the Republican Toxicology Center, and released after first medical assistance. 9 of them have been medically assisted on the scene.