KKR`s Bhatia dedicates century to AMRI victims

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 20:18

Kolkata: Delhi all-rounder Rajat Bhatia, who plays for Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL and calls the city his second home, on Wednesday dedicated his unbeaten century against Bengal to the victims of AMRI Hospital fire tragedy.

"I want to dedicate this knock to the victims of the fire tragedy. My heart goes out to the bereaved families. It was such a tragic incident," Bhatia said.

The Delhi boy slammed an unbeaten 163 to help Delhi recover from 234 for eight and post a challenging 392 in the ongoing Ranji Trophy match.

"Being a Knight Rider, I feel Kolkata as my second home. I was constantly following the incident from Delhi. It`s really unfortunate."

Fire broke out in the Advanced Medicare & Research Institute (AMRI) Hospital at Dhakuria early Friday morning in which 93 persons lost their lives.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 20:18

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