Published On : Fri, Apr 23rd, 2021

Maha CM orders inquiry into Virar hospital fire

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray orders an inquiry into the fire incident at Vijay Vallabh COVID care hospital in Virar in which 13 COVID-19 patients have died.

The fire broke out in the ICU on the second floor of the four-storeyed Vijay Vallabh Hospital at Virar shortly after 3 am, an official said. Firefighters extinguished the blaze at 5.20 am, police said.