April 11, 2006

Brand India Burning

With only one ‘exit’ and ‘entry’
It trapped all the shopping gentry
And the Brand India Fair
Soon became a death lair
For it lacked fire precautions elementary!

(photo courtesy PTI)

NDTV 11/04/06: The death toll in Monday's fire at the Brand India consumer fair in Meerut's Victoria Park has gone up to 50, with nearly 60 others battling serious burn injuries. Get the story here


  1. Anonymous3:13 PM

    hi aparna,

    Like the way you have added ur concern over the meerut fire and said all you wanted to say in a very short sentence.too gud

    Puja Raina

  2. Anonymous11:50 AM

    Intelligent Nation Doing Intolerable Acts - that's India.
    May all the branded souls rest in peace.