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Massive fire breaks out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi’s Karol Bagh

At least 25 fire tenders responded to a call at 4.30 am Tuesday morning to conduct rescue operations

Massive fire breaks out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi's Karol Bagh

At least 17 people died after a fire broke out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi’s Karol Bagh area early Tuesday morning. (Express photo: Tashi Tobgyal)

Massive fire breaks out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi's Karol Bagh

At least 25 fire tenders responded to a call at 4.30 am this morning to conduct rescue operations. (Express photo: Mahendra Singh Manral)

Massive fire breaks out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi's Karol Bagh

At least nine others were injured, fire official said.(Express photo: Mahendra Singh Manral)

Massive fire breaks out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi's Karol Bagh

The victims include one woman and child who tried to escape the fire by jumping out a window. (Express photo: Mahendra Singh Manral)

Massive fire breaks out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi's Karol Bagh

Delhi Fire Services Chief Atul Garg also said that the entire three-storey hotel, which has 35 rooms, was booked by a family which was in Delhi for a function. (Express photo: Tashi Tobgyal)

Massive fire breaks out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi's Karol Bagh

The fire at Hotel Arpit Palace comes a week after a massive fire broke out in the ICU of Metro Hospitals and Heart Institute at Noida Sector 12. (Express photo: Tashi Tobgyal)

Massive fire breaks out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi's Karol Bagh

Five including one dead and four injured have been taken to lady Hardinge medical college. 13 dead bodies are at Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) hospital. (Express photo: Tashi Tobgyal)