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Andhra Pradesh: Huge fire breaks out in firecracker stall in Vijayawada; 2 dead

Fire breaks out at a cracker stall in Andhra Pradesh. A fire broke out in a firecracker stall at Gymkhana ground in Gandhi Nagar, Vijayawada this morning.

By Ruchi Upadhyay 
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Vijayawada: A fire broke out in a firecracker stall at the Gymkhana ground at Gandhi Nagar in Andhra Pradesh’s Vijayawada this morning. Due to its grip, 2 people died. The identity of the dead is yet to be ascertained. Fire officials are present at the spot and efforts are on to douse the fire.

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Sources released the video of the accident, in which flames of fire and balloons of smoke are seen rising. The sound of bursting of firecrackers is also coming in contact with the fire. Some vehicles present near the spot are also feared to have caught fire. Other cracker stalls are also visible, which are safe.

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