Fire at a Covid centre in Vijaywada

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Fire Breaks Out at COVID Centre in Vijawada; 10 Dead, 20 Injured

A fire broke out in a hotel-turned-COVID hospital in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada, on August 10. The incident left 20 injured and at least 10 dead. The cause of the fire is unknown and is being investigated. Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a tweet said that, "anguished by the fire at a Covid Center in Vijayawada. My thoughts are with those who have lost their loved ones".

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 10:29 PM / by Vaishnavi Venkatesh

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