HOME       Contact Us      Hire Us       Domestic Airlines        Railway Enquiry     Railway Booking     Hotels & Flights Abroad
NEIGHBOURS CALLING:      Dubai      Malaysia     Nepal     Bhutan
indiatraveltimes.com
COVID DATA April 1, 2022 INDIA: New Cases: 1,335 Total Cases: 4,30,25,775 New Deaths: 11 Old Unreported Deaths: 41 Total Deaths: 5,21,181 New Tests: 6,06,036 Total Tests: 78,97,70,958 New Vax: 23,57,917 Total Vax: 184,31,89,377 - India Travel Times.Com   [Estd: 1998]       * * *    Travel, More Travel, Travel Means A Million Things     * * *    
7 workers killed in Muzaffarpur noodle factory boiler explosion
The dead have not been identified as the bodies were dismembered and scattered around in the powerful blast which could be heard several kms away. Neighbouring buildings were also damaged. The injured labourers have been admitted to the Sri Krishna Medical College Hospital. More labourers are feared trapped in the debris and the toll may go up. The factory is located in the Bela Industrial Area of Muzaffarpur. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar announced a relief of Rs 4 lakh each to the families of the deceased.

PATNA, Dec 26: Seven labourers were killed and five others were injured in an explosion in a noodle factory in Muzaffarpur in Bihar on Sunday. Five fire tenders were fighting to douse the flames. The explosion, due to a boiler blast, which took place at 10 am, also damaged adjacent buildings.

Many workers are feared to be trapped inside the factory and the toll may go up. Rescue operations are currently underway.

The dead have not been identified yet as the bodies have been dismembered in the powerful blast which could be heard several kms away. The injured labourers have been admitted to the Sri Krishna Medical College Hospital.

The factory is located in the Bela Industrial Area of Muzaffarpur.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar announced a relief of Rs 4 lakh each to the families of the deceased.

Minister Ramsurat Rai told reporters that a high-level probe will be conducted. "We need to find out why the factory was operational on a Sunday," he said.

Previous Files
ARCHIVES



Neighbours
Calling

Bhutan
Nepal
Malaysia
Dubai

'Makaravilakku' celebrated at Sabarimala Ayyappa temple under covid protocol
Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn offers prayers at Sabarimala Ayyappa temple in Kerala
Eight Sabarimala pilgrims from Andhra, driver injured in bus mishap near Pampa
Uttarakhand withdraws Char Dham Management Act after two-year protests
Annapurna idol brought back from Canada installed in Kashi Vishwanath temple
Niranjani's Mahant Ravindra Puri to succeed Mahant Narendra Giri as Akhara Parishad president
Tamil film 'Koozhangal' selected as India's official entry for Oscars 2022

Fashion & Lifestyle
Cuisines
Yoga & Asanas
Fairs, Festivals & Melas
Religion & Cult
Pilgrimage
Art & Culture
History, Legends & Mythology
Ayurveda
Free Ayurveda Consultation
ARCHIVES
A Window On India
Fashion & Lifestyle
Yoga & Asanas
Fairs, Festivals & Melas
Religion & Cult
Pilgrimage
Art & Culture
History, Legends & Mythology
Ayurveda
News (Archives)
Travel News
Travel News Archives
Travel News Index

Custom Search