Fire brakes out at Kandawgyi Palace Hotel on Thursday morning, resulted in two casualties and two injuries.
It was reported that the fire broke out around 3 a.m. on the fifth floor of the hotel.
Kandawgyi Palace Hotel is one of the significant landmarks of Yangon. The hotel has a long standing history, featuring teakwood as structure. It was designed based on traditional Myanmar architecture.
Deepest condolences for the loss and the iconic hotel being damaged.
Photo credit: Myanmar Fire Service Department