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7 Killed in Fire at Vijayawada Hotel Used as Covid Hospital, Rescue Ops Underway

Aug 09, 2020 05:44 PM IST India India

Seven people were killed and several are feared trapped after a massive blaze at a make-shift Covid-19 facility at Swarana Palace hotel in Andhra Pradesh’s Vijayawada. About 30 people were admitted to the facility and the rescue operations are still ongoing. The blaze started at about 5am and fire tenders were rushed to the spot.