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Blast in cracker factory leaves 14 dead, casualty may rise

As many as 14 persons were killed and several others injured in an explosion took place at a cracker factory in Balaghat district of Madhya Pradesh.
The blast took place in a cracker factory located on Nainpur road during afternoon hours, added police.
Negligence might be the reason for the deadly incident suggested initial investigation carried out by police, said police sources.
According to police, at the time of explosion around 40 workers were reportedly present inside the factory. After being informed about the incident, police and firefighting team rushed to the spot and started rescue task. Rescue team has reportedly recovered some bodies which were yet to be identified. Further investigation in connection with the case is underway.


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