Ranchi: A major fire broke out at an illegal firecracker factory in Jharkhand’s Kumardubi, eight people died and 25 others were injured on Monday.
Five fire tenders immediately reached at the spot to douse the fire and to rescue people. Police also reached the spot and evacuated the nearby houses as a precautionary measure.
In a similar incident, on the ongoing Durga Puja celebration a major fire broke out at a firecracker factory in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas’s Amdanga. At least 20 people were injured in the incident. Rescue Operation Underway.