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15 killed in TN fireworks unit explosion; PM, CM categorical agonize, reveal ex-gratia

15 killed in TN fireworks unit explosion; PM, CM categorical agonize, reveal ex-gratia

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At the least 15 workers had been killed and over 30 injured when an explosion ripped thru a fireworks manufacturing unit near Sattur on this southern district in Tamil Nadu on Friday, Police acknowledged.The explosion came about when some chemicals had been being mixed to create fireworks at the unit in Acchankulam village, they acknowledged, adding the injured had been hospitalised.High Minister Narendra Modi, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Ok Palaniswami, Governor Banwarilal Purohit, Congress MP Rahul Gandhi and DMK President M Ok Stalin had been among americans that condoled the deaths.Whereas Palaniswami earlier in a assertion in Chennai acknowledged 11 americans had been killed on the region and 36 injured, police acknowledged four succumbed at hospitals hours after admission.Over 30 inj...