A 70-year-old man died and three persons were injured in a fire which broke out in a cracker unit at Vellore near here,police said on friday.
According to police, the incident took place at the licensed cracker unit located on the outskirts of the village under Sabbavaram mandal of the district.
A 34-year-old woman, working in a
cracker manufacturing unit at Kakkoor, was killed when some explosives she was carrying in a bag exploded.
With two women succumbing to
burn injuries in hospital, the toll in the cracker unit fire
at Kalayarkurichi near here has risen to seven, officials said
A village administrative officer,
one of the eight who suffered serious burns after a fire broke
out during a raid at an illegal cracker unit near Sattur in
the district, has succumbed to his injuries, police said Wednesday.
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