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Hospital Basement Meant For Car Parking Was Used As Inflammable Goods Store

Kolkata, Dec 9: The basement of the fire-ravaged AMRI Hospital here was used for storing inflammable articles and not for car parking, a senior corporation official alleged.Kolkata Municipal Corporation DG (building) Devasish Kar alleged d

PTI [ Updated: December 09, 2011 14:53 IST ]
hospital basement meant for car parking was used as
hospital basement meant for car parking was used as inflammable goods store

Kolkata, Dec 9: The basement of the fire-ravaged AMRI Hospital here was used for storing inflammable articles and not for car parking, a senior corporation official alleged.


Kolkata Municipal Corporation DG (building) Devasish Kar alleged d that the basement was use for storing combustible articles and not for car parking for which it was meant when the building was constructed in 2004-5.

"It is an administrative lapse," Kar said.

Mayor Sovan Chatterjee has called a high-level meeting with Building department officials to review the fate of the hospital building.

70 patients were killed when the fire swept through the hospital building this morning.

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