Qatar's Interior Ministry: 'Malfunctioning' sprinkler systems in Doha mall blaze


The Minister said that the Rescue Police reached the spot within a minute of information and Civil Defence team reached after two minutes.


But lack of floor plans, thick smoke and heat and malfunctioning sprinkler systems hindered rescue efforts at the Villaggio.


Young triplets die in Doha fire

19 people, including 13 children, have been killed in a fire at a shopping mall in the Qatari capital Doha.