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Fire breaks out at Delhi AIIMS, several patients evacuated

A major fire broke out near the emergency ward at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi on Saturday. No casualties were reported in the incident.

Fire breaks out at Delhi's AIIMS

A major fire broke out near the emergency ward at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi on Saturday. (ANI)

Fire breaks out at Delhi's AIIMS

No casualties were reported in the incident. (Express photo: Praveen Khanna)

Fire breaks out at Delhi's AIIMS

As many as 34 fire tenders arrived at the spot as the fire broke out on the second floor of the hospital at the PC block. (Express photo: Praveen Khanna)

Fire breaks out at Delhi's AIIMS

“The Delhi Fire Services along with the AIIMS fire division have controlled the fire and are still on the job,” the hospital said in a statement later. (ANI)

Fire breaks out at Delhi's AIIMS

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted, "I appeal to everyone to maintain calm and allow the Fire Services personnel to do their work." (Express photo: Praveen Khanna)

Fire breaks out at Delhi's AIIMS

Dark plumes of smoke were seen billowing out from the top of the premier health institute. (ANI)