Firecracker Factory

  • Tamil Nadu: Fire at a cracker factory in Salem, 7 dead December 25, 2012

    New Delhi: At least 7 people were killed in a fire at a firecracker factory in Tamil Nadu's Salem district on Tuesday. According to sources, five people died on the spot while two died in the hospital. The explosion took place around 2.30 pm. Fire and rescue personnel were rushed to...
  • TN: 37 dead, 45 injured in Sivakasi cracker factory fire September 5, 2012

    Chennai: At least 37 people were killed and 45 others injured in a fire at a firecracker factory in Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu. The mishap happened at the Om Cracker factory in Mudalipetti, near Sivakasi on Wednesday afternoon. Nineteen dead bodies were taken to Sivakasi Government Hospital while 18 dead bodies...