At least 10 babies die in hospital fire in India

At least 10 babies die in hospital fire in India

At least 10 babies were killed in India in a hospital fire that broke out in the state of Maharashtra. Seven of the babies were saved, but there were casualties among them.

The fire broke out Saturday night in the neonatal care unit where 17 children were being held. Causes of the fire are being investigated. According to preliminary reports, it was caused by a short circuit in the electrical grid. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his condolences to the families and friends of the victims in connection with the tragedy.