Fire breaks out at hotel in Istanbul

Istanbul Maltepe district mayor says all people stuck in hotel have been rescued

Photo by: AA (Archive)
Photo by: AA (Archive)

Huge blaze breaks out at a hotel in Istanbul early on Tuesday.

Maltepe district mayor Ali Kilic has said in his Twitter account that there is no casulties in the fire incident in a hotel in Istanbul and all people stuck in the building have been safely evacuated.

Kilic has added that the fire is about to be extinguished.

A huge blaze broke out at a hotel in Maltepe district of Istanbul early on Tuesday. Initially, it was stated that many people were trapped in the hotel.

Emergency services immediately arrived at the scene.

TRTWorld and agencies