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The injured were admitted to the district hospital.
There was a sharp explosion on Thursday in the firecracker factory located in the Kanth police station area of Moradabad district. After this, the factory caught fire. 6 people, including a woman, got scorched. The police have admitted the injured to the hospital. Fire brigade has controlled the fire. At the same time, the administrative officials reached the hospital to know the condition of the injured. It is not yet known how the factory explosion occurred.
Workers were working at the time of the accident
Outside the town of Kanth is the businessman Sajid’s cracker factory. As usual, the workers were working here on Thursday afternoon. Then the factory caught fire with a sudden blast. After this there was a stampede. But many laborers including Indresh, Shivani, Chanchal, Kajal, Priyanka, Tushar got scorched. After getting information about the accident, fire brigade and police reached the spot and the fire was controlled.
SDM Kant and CO Kanth also reached the spot. Along with this, arrangements were made for better treatment of the injured before coming to the district hospital. As the patients injured in the firecracker factory from the ambulance reached the district hospital, the doctors present there started treating them.
Chief Fire Officer Mukesh Kumar says the cause of the fire is being ascertained. Was the fireworks business license renewed as per the rules or was the construction going on on the old license itself? It will also be investigated.
Officers of administration and police gathered on the spot.
The condition of two patients is critical
Doctor RK Sharma of the district hospital said that 7 patients have reached the hospital. Among them, 70% of a patient is burnt, the remaining 50% and 40% have burns around them. Two patients are serious. The remaining 5 patients are stable. All have been admitted.
Control found on fire.
No loss of life, ongoing investigation
ADM administration Surendra Singh told that the factory is out of population. Whether the license has been renewed or not is under investigation. After investigation, it will be known whether the factory was illegal or not. At present, there has been no loss of life in this accident.
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