In Palghar district of Maharashtra as many as 5 people were killed and six injured when a massive explosion took place in a chemical factory.
Explosion in Palghar district of Maharashtra: 5 dead
Tara Nitra, the factory where the explosion occurred happened in an industrial area. Due to the high intensity of the explosion the building has been heavily damaged. Nathubhai Patel has bought the plant 2 years ago.
Nathubhai along with 11 other members were having an experiment which increased the pressure of the boiler which cause it to explode.
The event occurred around 7:30pm. The impact was so huge than houses within 15 kilometers had their window panes shattered.
Though a fire which had started due to the explosion has been brought under control. Rescue is underway.