A deadly fire late Friday raced through a hospital treating Covid-19 patients in Bharuch, a city in western India’s Gujarat State. Some early news reports said as many as 15 people had died, some burned in their beds.
Videos posted to social media showed a part of the hospital in flames and patients being evacuated.
died at a hospital in Maharashtra State when a leak cut off their oxygen supply. Two days later, a fire at another hospital in the state left at least 13 Covid-19 patients dead.
a fire set off by an exploding oxygen cylinder killed at least 82 people, most of them Covid-19 patients and their relatives, at a Baghdad hospital. The Interior Ministry said that 110 more people were hurt, many with severe burns succumbed to their injuries.