Fire Breaks Out at Dubai School

  • Publish date: Monday، 24 May 2021 Last update: Sunday، 05 December 2021
Fire Breaks Out at Dubai School
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A small fire broke out at a school in Dubai on Monday and hundreds of pupils were taken to safety with no injuries.

Dubai Civil Defence received a report of the fire at Gems Modern Academy in Nad Al Sheba 3 at 12.06pm.

The fire started in the guards' room, at the entrance of the campus and the firefighters put out the blaze in 10 minutes.

Fire Breaks Out at Dubai School

“A fire broke out at Gate 3 in the guards’ cabin today,” said Nargish Khambatta, principal and chief executive of the school.

"The school’s well-rehearsed evacuation protocol was followed immediately and all children were taken to the main field away from the scene of the fire within minutes."

Image Credit: WAM, Civil Defence