8 patients dead after fire breaks out at Covid-19 hospital in India’s Ahmedabad: Official

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6th August, 2020 12:56:11 printer

8 patients dead after fire breaks out at Covid-19 hospital in India’s Ahmedabad: Official

Eight patients in the ICU ward of a private Covid-19 designated hospital died after fire broke out there on Thursday, a fire official said.

Fire broke out at the Shrey Hospital in Navrangpura area of Ahmedabad during the early hours of Thursday, the official said.

Around 40 other Covid-19 patients at the facility were rescued and shifted to a civic hospital in the city, he said.

The cause of the fire is not known yet, he said.

 

Source: PTI/ Hindustan Times


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