As many as eight people were killed and several other injured in a massive fire that broke out at covid hospital in Ahmedabad on Wednesday night. Rajendra Asari, JCP, Sector 1, Ahmedabad, said, "8 people have died in the fire incident. Other patients have been shifted to a safer place. A thorough investigation will be conducted." Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted, "Saddened by the tragic hospital fire in Ahmedabad. Condolences to the bereaved families. May the injured recover soon. Spoke to CM @vijayrupanibjp Ji and Mayor @ibijalpatel Ji regarding the situation. Administration is providing all possible assistance to the affected."