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

(Xinhua)

16:06, December 10, 2011

A firefighter checks a room in AMRI hospital after it catches fire in Kolkata, 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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