Massive fire breaks out at under-construction hospital in Nagpur; two out of seven critical


Radhika Dhawad | Jan 9, 2019 16:06

A major fire broke out in an under-construction hospital near Kingsway Hospital in Nagpur on Wednesday afternoon. Around 15 fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the fire. It has been said that the fire broke out due to a short circuit in the building where some construction work was in progress. As per a report in NDTV, the police said that seven people were injured in the fire, out of which two are said to be in a critical condition. However, all the people who were trapped inside have been evacuated.

Below are some pictures of the building (that caught fire), which are doing rounds on various social media.

A major fire broke out in an under-construction hospital near Kingsway Hospital in Nagpur on Wednesday afternoon. All trapped workers evacuated safely.

A major fire broke out in an under-construction hospital near Kingsway Hospital in Nagpur on Wednesday afternoon. All trapped workers evacuated safely.

A major fire broke out in an under-construction hospital near Kingsway Hospital in Nagpur on Wednesday afternoon. All trapped workers evacuated safely.

A major fire broke out in an under-construction hospital near Kingsway Hospital in Nagpur on Wednesday afternoon. All trapped workers evacuated safely.

A major fire broke out in an under-construction hospital near Kingsway Hospital in Nagpur on Wednesday afternoon. All trapped workers evacuated safely.