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Maharashtra: 4 killed, several injured after blast triggers fire at pharma factory in Raigad

Maharashtra: The fire that broke out at a pharmaceutical company in Raigad district of Maharashtra on Friday has killed four persons. Several others were left injured and a search operation is underway to trace missing individuals, an official said on Saturday.

By Priyanka Verma 
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Maharashtra: The fire that broke out at a pharmaceutical company in Raigad district of Maharashtra on Friday has killed four persons. Several others were left injured and a search operation is underway to trace missing individuals, an official said on Saturday.

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The official of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) said that the blaze erupted at Blue Jet Healthcare at the Mahad MIDC in neighbouring Raigad around 11 am on Friday.

After receiving information about this, an official said, “NDRF recovers one more body from the Blue Jet Healthcare at Mahad MIDC in Raigad district where an explosion occurred last night. A total of 7 bodies have been recovered so far.”

Giving information about this, the official said that the fire broke out due to a short circuit. He further said that the blaze erupted following a blast at the factory, leading the barrels containing chemicals to explode.

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