Kolkata Hospital Fire

Two years after AMRI fire, relatives of victims await justice

Two years after 90 patients and others choked to death in fumes from a fire at AMRI hospital in Dhakuria, the families of victims expressed anger that justice has not been done yet.

Dec 10, 2013, 18:40 PM IST

AMRI director gets anticipatory bail

Calcutta HC granted anticipatory bail to Preeti Surekha, a director of AMRI Hospital, where more than 90 patients died of suffocation in a fire.

May 18, 2012, 22:15 PM IST

Two AMRI senior officials granted bail

A court on Tuesday granted bail to
two senior officials of AMRI hospital, where over 90 people died in a devastating fire last December.

Apr 10, 2012, 23:43 PM IST

Two more AMRI directors get bail

Directors of AMRI Hospital were granted bail by the Calcutta High Court in connection with the December 9 hospital fire that killed 90 persons.

Apr 02, 2012, 18:50 PM IST

AMRI director gets bail, plea of 4 others rejected

The Calcutta HC granted bail to AMRI director RS Agarwal but rejected
similar pleas of four other board members of the private hospital.

Feb 17, 2012, 21:00 PM IST

AMRI director`s bail prayer rejected

A city court rejected the bail prayer of RS Agarwal, one of the directors of AMRI
Hospital.

Dec 21, 2011, 23:54 PM IST

Police remand of six AMRI directors extended

A city court extended the police remand of six arrested directors of AMRI hospital in Kolkata.

Dec 20, 2011, 22:55 PM IST

Kolkata fire: Two more AMRI officials arrested

Two senior officials of the AMRI
Hospital were arrested on Tuesday in connection with Friday`s fire
in the facility that left 93 people dead.

Dec 13, 2011, 11:15 AM IST

AMRI fire: Volunteers to be felicitated

The WB govt will felicitate 25 volunteers who had risked their lives while trying to rescue people from the devastating fire at AMRI Hospital.

Dec 11, 2011, 22:20 PM IST

AMRI will treat volunteers affected in rescue work

As the death toll in the AMRI Hospital fire climbed, authorities at the institution said it would take responsibility for treatment of
volunteers.

Dec 11, 2011, 22:15 PM IST

WB minister loses close acquaintance in AMRI fire

Raj Kumar Biswas was the first person to inform Firhad Hakim about the massive fire from his bed in AMRI hospital but could not save himself.

Dec 10, 2011, 00:37 AM IST

Guj CM expresses grief over Kolkata fire tragedy

Narendra Modi expressed grief over the loss of lives in a massive fire
that broke out in the AMRI hospital in Kolkata on Friday.

Dec 10, 2011, 00:15 AM IST

WB: Questions raised over fire-fighting operations

There were allegations that firemen arrived late on the scene in the AMRI hospital fire but the fire brigade maintained there was no delay.

Dec 09, 2011, 22:57 PM IST

Delhi: Govt in action, hospitals lack fire NoC

Delhi govt decided to upgrade fire safety measures in 37 hospitals run by
it most of which do not have the mandatory NOC from the fire department.

Dec 09, 2011, 22:28 PM IST

Review of safety in hospitals ordered in Maha

Maharashtra government asked its Fire Safety Department to review the arrangements at the government and private hospitals in the state.

Dec 09, 2011, 22:00 PM IST

Kolkata hospital fire: Six arrested for negligence

Six persons, including industrialist
SK Todi of the AMRI group were arrested in the Kolkata hospital fire tragedy.

Dec 09, 2011, 20:31 PM IST