10 Aug '11, 4am

One person killed in fire at Afro-Asia building in Robinson Rd; building tenants told to return on Monday

One person killed in fire at Afro-Asia building in Robinson Rd; building tenants told to return on Monday

A Fire which broke out at a sixth floor unit of the Afro-Asia building on Robinson Road is reportedly 'under control'.--PHOTO: STOMP By Jalelah Abu Baker A FIRE which broke out in a sixth floor unit at a Robinson Road building killed one person on Wednesday morning. The identity of the burnt body has yet to be established. The fire is believed to have broken out in a law firm run by a husband and wife team. SCDF officers took half an hour to control the fire and another half an hour to extinguish it. Meanwhile, tenants at the seven-storey Afro Asia building, which houses many trading companies, have been told by the building management to return on Monday. Photo gallery Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. blog comments powered by Disqus

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