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India hospital fire death toll rises to 89, six hospital officials arrested (2)


16:08, December 10, 2011

Relatives of a victim in AMRI hospital fire in India are overwhelmed by grief, Dec. 9, 2011. Medical staff fled as flames and smoke filled an Indian hospital in the eastern Indian city of Kolkata early Friday, abandoning their patients to a fire that killed 89 people. Police arrested six hospital officials on charges of culpable homicide. (Xinhua/AFP Photo)

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