Kolkata Hospital Engulfed in Flames

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Rupak De Chowdhuri / Reuters

Kolkata, Dec. 9, 2011
Rescuers carry a patient on a stretcher out of a burning hospital in Kolkata, India. A fire that started in the basement of the the Advance Medicare and Research Institute (AMRI) quickly spread through the 190-bed facility.

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