India: At least 18 killed in Covid-19 hospital fire
At least 18 people were killed early Saturday in a fire that broke out at the Welfare Hospital in Bharuch, Gujarat, a Covid-19 hospital ward.
Thirty-one patients were rescued and were in a stable condition, police officer BM Parmar said.
The cause of the fire is being investigated.
The fire comes as India faces a devastating second wave of Covid-19 infections and deaths.