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Fire Breaks Out at India Hospital, Killing More Than 70 People
People evacuate patients after a fire broke out at a nursing home in Kolkata, India. The fire swept through a multistory nursing home in eastern India early Friday, Dec. 9, 201, trapping many elderly residents in the smoke-filled building, an official said.
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Dec. 9, 2011: Fire officials try to enter a nursing home after it caught fire in Kolkata, India

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Dec. 9, 2011: An Indian person rescues a patient after a fire broke out at a private hospital in Kolkata, India.

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Dec. 9, 2011: Rescue workers use ropes to evacuate people after a fire engulfed a hospital, in Kolkata, India.

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Dec. 9, 2011: People evacuate patients after a fire broke out at a nursing home in Kolkata, India. The fire swept through a multistory nursing home in eastern India early Friday, trapping many elderly residents in the smoke-filled building, an official said.

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Dec. 9, 2011: People help carry a patient out of a nursing home after it caught fire in Kolkata, India.

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Dec. 9, 2011: People help carry a patient out of a hospital after it caught fire in Kolkata, India. The fire swept through the hospital early Friday, sending emergency workers scrambling to evacuate patients and medical staff from the smoke-filled building, officials said.

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Dec. 9, 2011: Fire officials rescue a patient from the window of a nursing home after it caught fire in Kolkata, India.

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Fire Breaks Out at India Hospital, Killing More Than 70 People

People evacuate patients after a fire broke out at a nursing home in Kolkata, India. The fire swept through a multistory nursing home in eastern India early Friday, Dec. 9, 201, trapping many elderly residents in the smoke-filled building, an official said.

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