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India factory fire kills 6, hospitalizes 13 with burns

Apr. 14, 2022 02:15 AM EDT

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Fire raged through a pharmaceutical factory after an explosion in southern India, killing at least six workers on night shift and burning 13 others, police said Thursday. The fire broke out due to a chemical reactor leaking monomethyl nitric acid — used...

11 dead, 4 injured in fire at scrap warehouse in India

Mar. 23, 2022 03:53 AM EDT

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — A major fire in a scrap warehouse killed at least 11 people and injured four others Wednesday in India's southern Hyderabad city, police and officials said. Police said 15 laborers were sleeping in the shop when fire caused by a short-circuit broke out,...