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17 killed in fire at shoddy New Delhi hotel, 4 others hurt

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

A fire engulfed a shoddily built budget hotel in central New Delhi early Tuesday, killing 17 people and injuring at least four others, including a woman from Myanmar who leaped from an upper floor to escape the flames, Indian authorities said. Three of those killed were members of a family who had traveled to India’s capital from Kerala in southern India to attend a wedding, family friend Arvind Vishwanathan said outside…