Mumbai: At least three patients died in a fire at a private hospital near Thane in the wee hours of Wednesday, an official said. The fire broke out at the Prime Criticare Hospital at Kausa in Mumbra locality near Thane at 3.40 am.
There were no coronavirus patients in the hospital, he added. Three fire engines and five ambulances were rushed to the spot and the blaze has been extinguished, the official said. Twenty patients, including six, in the intensive care unit were evacuated, he said.