A fire broke out in an operation theatre and recovery room at the third floor of Cygnus Orthocare hospital in south Delhi on Saturday evening. This is a reserve hospital for Covid-19 patients and there were eight patients present when the incident occurred but all were evacuated safely. Eight fire tenders were rushed to the hospital and the fire was brought under control, the official added. There was no patient on the third floor of the building where the fire broke out. All the eight patients were on the ground floor, he said.