Fire kills virus patients in southern India

A fire killed 11 virus patients at a south Indian hotel being used as a Covid-19 facility in the second such incident this month, according to SIA.

The blaze at Hotel Swarna Palace in the city of Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh state broke out at 2330 GMT. Rescue teams evacuated those trapped in the multistory building, said Senior police officer Srinivasulu, who uses only one name.

At least 22 people were brought to hospitals, he said. The fire was brought under control but the smoke was still billowing out from the building, he said.

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