8 persons killed after explosion in chemical factory in IndiaChristian Fernsby ▼ | January 12, 2020
Eight persons have died and several more are feared trapped following an explosion in a factory in Tarapur Industrial Area, 111 km from Mumbai in Palghar district of India's South Western state of Maharashtra on Saturday evening.
Tragedy in India Explosion in a factory in Tarapur Industrial Area
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The blast was so severe that the noise could be heard at a distance of 25 to 30 km, local media reported.
Electricity in the area was cut off as a precautionary measure. ■