A massive fire broke out at National Museum in Natural History located near to the FICCI auditorium at Mandi House, Delhi on Tuesday. The fire started between 1:30 am and 2 am. 6 fire fighters injured while battling the massive blaze at the National Museum of Natural History. Some part of the FICCI buildings also damaged, according to media reports.
The Natural history museum was inaugurated on June 5, 1978 by former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Museum included sections biomes, solar system, endangered animals fossils. The museum housed a library which had films on wildlife, conversation, environment, ecology, etc.