About US | Contact Us
Kohli to be conferred with Polly Umrigar Award..
Panchkula Sessions Court rejects Honeypreet's bail plea..
Mukherjee describes RSS Founder Hedgewar as 'Great Son of Mother India'..
Pak SC summons Pervez Musharraf..
ICC prohibits wearing smart watches on field..
Kumaraswamy passes floor test with ease..
PM Modi hails Indo-Bangladesh bilateral relations..
KG Bopaiah appointed as pro-tem speaker..
Sexual intimacy in late years does not slow memory loss..
Mobile phone has become our alter ego: Big B..
IPL 2018: Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 14 runs..
RBI's monetary policy committee to hold 3-day meeting..
Trump meets with Chinese leaders to discuss bilateral ties..
2 more civilians killed in J-K ceasefire violation..
 
Opinion Poll

Loading...

 
3 killed in Maharashtra factory fire

At least three people were killed in the firethat broke out at Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) area inTarapur town of Palghar district.

At least 12 workers have also sustained burn injuries, in the fire that broke out in the late hours of Thursday.

"Fire has spread to the neighbouring industries. Six chemical factories were affected by it. Fire brigade teams are already at work," said Palghar Superintendent of Police (SP) Manjunath Singe.

He said that the entire area has been cordoned off and teams of fire extinguisher are trying to douse the flames.

Seven fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the fire, which started from a chemical factory. The blaze has reportedly engulfed two nearby factories too.

Many workers are believed to be still stranded in the factories (ANI)

 
 
           
 
Copyright © 2016. nwztoday, Bhubaneswar, Odisha. All rights reserved.   Powered by: nwztoday