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Fire brigades arrive after a fire breaks out at Convergence block, 9th floor of AIIMS in New Delhi. No injuries reported.

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People stand around the Welfare Hospital after a deadly fire in Bharuch. The fire in a COVID-19 ward of the hospital killed multiple patients early Saturday, as the country grappling with the worst outbreak yet steps up a vaccination drive for all its adults even though some states say don't have enough jabs.

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A view of welfare hospital where major fire broke out inside the COVID-19 hospital at midnight, in Bharuch.

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A relative attends a Covid patient during a fire break out in Patel Welfare Hospital at midnight.

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Fire breaks out in Patel Welfare Covid Hospital at midnight and paramedics rescue Covid patients, in Bharuch.

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Four patients die due to a fire at Prime Criticare Hospital at Simala park in Mumbra, in Thane.

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A hospital employee inspects the intensive care unit at the Ibn al-Khatib hospital is damaged following a fire that broke out last Saturday evening killing over 80 people and injuring over 100, in Baghdad, Iraq. Officials said the blaze was set off by exploding oxygen cylinders; days later, speculation has run rampant about what caused them to explode. Authorities have yet to issue the results of an official investigation.

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Union Minister Ramdas Athavale visits Vijay Vallabh Hospital in Virar on the second day of a major fire in the hospital, Virar.

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Bodies of victims of a fire lie inside an ambulance in Vijay Vallabh COVID-19 hospital at Virar, near Mumbai.

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Health workers carry a patient after a fire in Vijay Vallabh COVID-19 hospital at Virar, near Mumbai.

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People inspect an ICU ward after a fire broke out in Vijay Vallabh COVID-19 hospital at Virar, near Mumbai.

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Police personnel stand outside the Vijay Vallabh COVID care hospital after a fire in Virar West, on the outskirts of Mumbai.

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Health workers shift patients from Vijay Vallabh COVID care hospital after a fire in Virar West on the outskirts of Mumbai.

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A Covid-19 pateint being taken out of a hospital after a fire in Virar. Thirteen COVID-19 patients died in the fire.

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Fire at Vijay Vallabha Covid-19 hospital in Virar, Maharashtra. Thirteen COVID-19 patients die in the hospital fire in Maharashtra.

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People mourn deaths of their relatives in a fire at a Covid-19 hospital in Virar, Maharashtra. Thirteen COVID-19 patients die in the hospital fire in Maharashtra.

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Maharashtra state Minister Eknath Shinde at the site of the fire at a Covid-19 hospital, where at least 13 patients died, in Virar.

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Family members react after a fire at a Covid-19 hospital where at least 13 people died, in Virar.

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Medics at Well Treat Hospital after a fire broke out in it, in Nagpur. Four persons died and some others suffered injuries in the incident.

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Patients being shifted from a hospital where a fire broke out in Ujjain.

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Police personnel near a hospital where a fire broke out in Ujjain.

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Damage inside a ward after a fire broke out in the LPS Institute of Cardiology, in Kanpur.

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A patient is shifted in a hall after a fire broke out in the LPS Institute of Cardiology, in Kanpur.

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Patients shifted in a hall after a fire broke out in the LPS Institute of Cardiology, in Kanpur.

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A bed is shifted in a hall after a fire broke out in the LPS Institute of Cardiology, in Kanpur.

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Police personnel during their proble at Dream Mall in Bhandup, in Mumbai. At least nine COVID-19 patients died after a fire broke out in Dream Mall that also housed a COVID-19 hospital in Bhandup on Thursday.

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Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray at Bhandup hospital where a fire killed 10 people, in Mumbai.

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Firefighters attempt to douse a blaze at Dream Mall, affecting patients admitted in the nearby COVID-19 dedicated Sunrise Hospital, in Mumbai.

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Patients from the COVID-19 dedicated Sunrise Hospital being shifted after a fire in the adjacent Dreams Mall, in Mumbai.

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New born babies admitted at Government Amrit Kaur Hospital shifted to a general ward after a fire in the Special NewBorn Care Unit (SNCU) ward, in Beawar

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Protesters waving flags march after a deadly fire at a hospital treating COVID-19 patients in Bucharest, Romania. Hundreds marched during a protest organized by the AUR alliance demanding the resignation of several top officials, after a fire at a key hospital in Bucharest that also treats COVID-19 patients killed five people.

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Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray visits Bhandara General Hospital where a fire broke out, in Bhandara district. Ten infants died after a fire broke out in the special newborn care unit of the hospital.

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Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh interacts with staff members, at Bhandara General Hospital in Bhandara district. Ten babies, aged between one month and three months, died after a fire broke out in the special newborn care unit in today's early hours.

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Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh interacts with staff members, at Bhandara General Hospital in Bhandara district, Saturday. Ten babies, aged between one month and three months, died after a fire broke out in the special newborn care unit in today's early hours.

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Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh visits the Bhandara General Hospital, where a fire broke out, in Bhandara district. Ten infants died after a fire broke out in the special newborn care unit of hospital in the wee hours of Saturday.

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Charred remains of furniture and other equipments at the Bhandara General Hospital, where a fire broke out, in Bhandara district. Ten infants died after a fire broke out in the special newborn care unit of hospital in the wee hours of Saturday.

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Women stand in a corridor at the Bhandara General Hospital, where a fire broke out, in Bhandara district. Ten infants died after a fire broke out in the special newborn care unit of hospital in the wee hours of Saturday.

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Senior BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis visits Bhandara General Hospital after a fire broke out in the special newborn care unit in today's early hours, in Bhandara district. Ten babies, aged between one month and three months, died in the incident.

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Police officers investigate the scene after a fire broke out at District General Hospital in Bhandara, about 70 kilometres from Nagpur. A fire broke out in the intensive care unit of a government-run hospital in western India early Saturday, killing 10 infants, police and news reports said. Firefighters rescued seven babies from the newborn care unit of the hospital.

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Police officers investigate the scene after a fire broke out at District General Hospital in Bhandara, about 70 kilometres from Nagpur. A fire broke out in the intensive care unit of a government-run hospital in western India early Saturday, killing 10 infants, police and news reports said. Firefighters rescued seven babies from the newborn care unit of the hospital.

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Rescue works underway after a fire broke out in the new born babies' care unit of the Bhandara District General Hospital in the wee hours, in Bhandara district of Maharashtra. 10 infants died in the incident.

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Charred remains of furniture and other equipments inside the new born babies care unit of the Bhandara District General Hospital after a fire which broke out in the wee hours, in Bhandara district of Maharashtra. 10 infants died in the incident.

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Senior police officials arrive to inspect the COVID-19 designated hospital after the fire broke out in its ICU, in Rajkot.

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Rescue workers and hospital staff move COVID-19 patients to a safer place after the fire broke out in the ICU of a designated COVID-19 hospital, in Rajkot. Five COVID-19 patients died in the incident.

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Firefighters inside the ICU of a designated COVID-19 hospital where the fire broke out today, in Rajkot. Five COVID-19 patients died in the incident.

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Patients evacuated after a fire broke out at the state-run SSG Hospital, where around 300 coronavirus patients are being treated, in Vadodara. A fire broke out in one of the ICU wards on the first floor of the 6-storey building of SSG Hospital due to a short circuit.

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NDRF personnel wearing PPE kits carry out a rescue operation after a massive fire broke out at a hotel, turned into Covid-19 care centre, in Vijayawada. Seven people have lost their lives and 30 have been rescued.

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Police personnel and other officials inspect the hotel, turned into Covid-19 care centre, where a massive fire broke out early morning, in Vijayawada. Seven people have lost their lives and 30 have been rescued.

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Police personnel and other officials inspect the hotel, turned into Covid-19 care centre, where a massive fire broke out early morning, in Vijayawada. Seven people have lost their lives and 30 have been rescued. (PTI09-08-2020_000027B)(PTI09-08-2020_000031B)

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People watch as flames flare after a fire broke out in a hotel turned into Covid-19 care centre by a private hospital, in Vijayawada.

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Police personnel and other officials inspect the hotel, turned into Covid-19 care centre, where a massive fire broke out early morning, in Vijayawada. Seven people have lost their lives and 30 have been rescued. (PTI09-08-2020_000027B)

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Rescuers and others stand outside Hotel Swarna Palace where a fire broke out early morning in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. The fire in the hotel being used as a COVID-19 facility killed seven coronavirus patients.

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Forensic experts interact with police personnel while inspecting Shrey hospital after a major fire broke out in it in the wee hours, in Ahmedabad. At least eight patients died in the incident.

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Police personnel stop kins of the victims to enter Shrey hospital after a major fire broke out in it in the wee hours, in Ahmedabad. At least eight patients died in the incident.

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Broken windows are seen inside Shrey hospital after a major fire broke out in it in the wee hours, in Ahmedabad. At least eight patients have died in the incident.

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Bodies are shifted for post-mortem in an ambulance after a major fire broke out at Shrey Hospital in Ahmedabad. At least eight people have died at the private hospital for coronavirus patients early Thursday.

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Police stand outside Shrey Hospital after a major fire broke out, in Ahmedabad. At least eight people have died at the private hospital for coronavirus patients early Thursday.

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Smoke and flames billow out from the window of Patna Medical College Hospital (PMCH) after a fire broke out in its emergency ward due to a short circuit, in Patna.

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Fire fighters arrive at AIIMS Trauma Centre after a fire in New Delhi.

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Patients brought out of the building after a fire broke out at AIIMS Trauma Centre, in New Delhi.

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Rescue task being carried out as smoke billows out of Metro Hospitals and Heart Institute which caught fire, in Noida.

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People come out after a fire broke out due to short circuit in a machine in the Special Newborn Care Unit of the Guwahati Medical college and Hospital in Guwahati.

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A rescued person is rushed out on a stretcher after a fire broke out at the five-story government-run ESIC Kamgar Hospital in Andheri, Mumbai. Police say the fire is believed to have been caused by an electrical short circuit.

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People carry the injured during a rescue operation after a major fire broke out at ESIC Kamgar Hospital, in Mumbai.

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Firefighters conduct rescue after a major fire broke out at ESIC Kamgar Hospital, in Mumbai.

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Firefighters conduct rescue after a major fire broke out at ESIC Kamgar Hospital, flameable objects are seen in the foreground, in Mumbai.

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Firefighters conduct rescue after a major fire broke out at ESIC Kamgar Hospital, in Mumbai.

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People look on as firefighters conduct rescue after a major fire broke out at ESIC Kamgar Hospital, in Mumbai. At least 6 persons were killed and as many patients and visitors suffered injuries in the fire.

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A patient is moved to a safer place after a fire broke out at the Calcutta Medical College and Hospital early morning in Kolkata.

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Fire fighters douse a fire which broke out in a pharmacy building of state-run Calcutta Medical College and Hospital, in Kolkata.

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Fire fighters douse a fire which broke out in a pharmacy building of state-run Calcutta Medical College and Hospital, in Kolkata.

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Fire fighters douse a fire which broke out in a pharmacy building of state-run Calcutta Medical College and Hospital, in Kolkata.

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A patient is shifted to safer place after a fire broke out in a building of Calcutta Medical College and Hospital, in Kolkata.

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Patients being evacuated after a fire broke out in a pharmacy building of state-run Calcutta Medical College and Hospital, in Kolkata.

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Patients being evacuated after a fire broke out in a pharmacy building of state-run Calcutta Medical College and Hospital, in Kolkata.

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Fire fighters douse a fire which broke out in a pharmacy building of state-run Calcutta Medical College and Hospital, in Kolkata.

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Firefighters work to control a fire at Calcutta Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata.

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Firefighters work to control a fire at Calcutta Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata.

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Firefighters and volunteers work to control a fire at Calcutta Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata.

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Firefighters work to control a fire at Calcutta Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata.

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A patient is moved to a safer place after a fire broke out at the Calcutta Medical College and Hospital early morning in Kolkata.

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A firefighter stands by a fire engine at Calcutta Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata.

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Firefighters work to control a fire at Calcutta Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata.

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Patients wait outside on being evacuated after a fire broke out in a pharmacy building of state-run Calcutta Medical College and Hospital, in Kolkata.

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