The tragic incident in Raipur: 5 patients killed in fire at Covid Hospital

The tragic incident in Raipur: 5 patients killed in fire at Covid Hospital
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Five covid patients died in the fire at the hospital. The incident took place in Raipur, Chhattisgarh. According to police sources, the fire broke out at the hospital in Raipur on Saturday afternoon. There were 34 patients admitted to the hospital in Rajpur called Rajdhani Hospital. 9 of them were in ICU. The patients affected by corona were being treated at the hospital.

 According to administration sources, it is initially believed that the fire started on the first floor of the hospital due to a short circuit. After that, it spread. The fire was brought under control in about two hours. "Five people were killed in the incident," said Tarakeswar Patel, a police official. The rest of the patients have been shifted to other hospitals. We are investigating. "

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has said that the families of the victims will be compensated Tk 4 lakh each.

 In the last 24 hours, 17,083 new infections have been reported in covid and Najehal Chhattisgarh. 157 people have died.