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'Students safe' says Foreign Ministry over Indian Hospital fire

Ahmed Aiham
17 August 2019, MVT 21:03
Ahmed Aiham
17 August 2019, MVT 21:03

The Maldives Embassy in India, on Saturday, declared that all Maldivians studying MBBS at the AIIMS Hospital in New Delhi, India, were all safe following a fire that broke out at the teaching block.

No casualties have been reported.

Maldives Embassy in India, revealed that all Maldivians were safe from the fire. PHOTO: TWITTER

The embassy adviced individuals to come forward with any concerns by contacting the Embassy via +919910032757 or the Ministry through +9607983400

A spokesperson for the Delhi Fire Services told the Press Trust of India (PTI) that the fire was reported at approximately 1700 hrs.

A concerned individual tweets in regards to a fire which affected multiple departments of the hospital. PHOTO: TWITTEr

The fire has since been controlled.