Fire broke out at a hotel at Maradana near the L.B. Fiance building was doused by the Fire Brigade a short while ago.
General Hospital sources said that three victims admitted to the hospital were dead at the time of admission and another two are being treated and their condition is out of danger. Two motor bicycles and a car which were parked in front of the hotel also gutted in fire.
The reason for the fire yet to be revealed. some suspect that it could be a gas leak in the kitchen of the bakery.