Fire in Nagpur nursing home
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Last Updated: Monday, December 05, 2011, 22:11
  
Nagpur: Fire broke out on Monday at a private nursing home here prompting authorities to shift patients to nearby hospitals and government medical college, police said.

The mishap took place in the afternoon in the general ward, where 20 patients were admitted following which the ward was immediately evacuated by the staff, they said.

Fire tenders were rushed to the hospital in the posh Ramdaspeth area and patients were shifted to other hospitals in the locality.

However, there were no casualties in the blaze.

The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained but initial reports said it could be a short circuit.

PTI


First Published: Monday, December 05, 2011, 22:10


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