The three-story hotel was fully booked by members of the same family who were in New Delhi for work.
On February 12, a fire broke out in a hotel in the center of New Delhi, which killed 17 people, including women and children. Reports about this The Times of India /
It is noted that the fire occurred at 04.30 Tuesday (01.30 Kyiv time) Several people received burns and were hospitalized in critical condition.
The exact number of victims rescuers did not specify. 35 people were evacuated from the building.
The cause of a fire could be a short circuit.
According to police, the majority of the victims died from suffocation. Two others died jumping out of a window in an attempt to escape from a fire.
Karol Bagh hotel fire: People jump off the window to save themselves pic.twitter.com/aRNDEs4QSx— TOI Delhi (@TOIDelhi) February 12, 2019
Fire at hotel in Delhi's Karol Bagh pic.twitter.com/YQJdzoWwqL— TOI Delhi (@TOIDelhi) February 12, 2019