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At least 17 people were killed as a massive fire swept through a hotel in central Delhi's Karol Bagh area early on Tuesday.The dead includes a child. Video of the incident showed two people jumping from the fourth floor of the burning building. According to eyewitnesses, most deaths were caused due to suffocation. A fire department official said some fire extinguishers were found used suggesting people trapped inside tried to douse the fire in a bid to escape. The fire service and police officials pulled out around 50 people from the hotel in a four-hour long rescue operation