At least nine people died in a fire that broke out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi’s Karol Bagh area early Tuesday morning, ANI reported. Fire tenders have rushed to the spot and firefighting and rescue operations are underway.
Delhi: Fire breaks out in Hotel Arpit Palace in Karol Bagh. Fire tenders rushed to the spot. More details awaited. pic.twitter.com/YH2CZO6u3D
— ANI (@ANI) February 12, 2019
This comes a week after a massive fire broke out in the ICU of Metro Hospitals and Heart Institute at Noida Sector 12. According to officials, 66 patients were in the hospital, including 16 in the ICU, when the fire broke out around noon. No one was seriously injured and all the patients were evacuated, with most transferred to the hospital’s branch in Sector 11, a few hundred metres away.
This is a developing story. More details are awaited.
Delhi: At least 9 dead in fire at Hotel Arpit Palace in Karol Bagh – The Indian Express