Fire at a COVID-19 hospital in Ahmedabad kills eight

  • 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

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.

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