The cause of the devastating fire is still being ascertained, said an official.
The cause of the devastating fire is still being ascertained, said an official.Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir

In Pictures: Massive Fire Destroys Bone & Joint Hospital Barzulla

A massive fire destroyed Government Bone and Joint Hospital Barzulla last night.
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Locals and the attendants evacuated the patients in time, preventing any casualties.
Locals and the attendants evacuated the patients in time, preventing any casualties.Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir
The fire turned the parts of hospital into ashes.
The fire turned the parts of hospital into ashes.Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir
Heavy blasts were heard due to explosion of gas cylinders and medical equipment in the specialised hospital.
Heavy blasts were heard due to explosion of gas cylinders and medical equipment in the specialised hospital.Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir
The fire was first noticed at the Emergency Theatre and it quickly spread across all wards, including trauma and emergency.
The fire was first noticed at the Emergency Theatre and it quickly spread across all wards, including trauma and emergency. Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir
Volunteers were seen removing oxygen cylinders away from the range of fire to prevent a catastrophe
Volunteers were seen removing oxygen cylinders away from the range of fire to prevent a catastropheMubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir
Medical Superintendent of the Hospital, Dr Mian Suhail said the fire was spreading although an entire fleet of fire engines were on the job. He said the patients had been moved to safety and many were being shifted to other hospitals.
Medical Superintendent of the Hospital, Dr Mian Suhail said the fire was spreading although an entire fleet of fire engines were on the job. He said the patients had been moved to safety and many were being shifted to other hospitals. Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir
Prof Altaf Kawoosa, Head of the Department said the patients were safe and all the doctors and staff of the hospital had reached the hospital to help in evacuation efforts.
Prof Altaf Kawoosa, Head of the Department said the patients were safe and all the doctors and staff of the hospital had reached the hospital to help in evacuation efforts.Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir

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