Maharashtra: An explosion at a chemical plant in Maharashtra’s Palghar district caused a fire, which injured five workers. An explosion occurred on Saturday night at 11:15 pm at a chemical company’s plant in the Boisar industrial area, according to an official.
Maharashtra: An explosion took place at Bharat Chemicals in Plaghar's Boisar Tarapur Industrial area yesterday. Injured admitted to Thunga hospital. More details awaited. pic.twitter.com/MNDIEFFFAq
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The local fire department had responded to the scene after being notified of the blast. After rescue and relief operations, five workers were hospitalized for burn injuries. A fire official said the explosion occurred around 11:15 pm on Saturday at a chemical plant in the Boisar industrial area. Police have begun an investigation into the incident, but the cause of the explosion is not yet known.