Delhi Fire: Hotel Used ‘Unauthorised’ Fifth Floor as Rooftop Restaurant; General Manager, Another Staff Held
New Delhi: A massive fire swept through a four-floor hotel in central Delhi’s Karol Bagh in the early hours of Tuesday, killing at least 17 guests, including two people who jumped off the building in a desperate bid to save themselves.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was among those who condoled the loss of lives.
“Deeply saddened by the loss of lives due to a fire at Karol Bagh in Delhi. I convey my condolences to the families of those who lost their lives,” he tweeted.