Blast at fireworks unit in TN injures 5

Tirunelveli: Five people were injured in a blast at a fireworks factory in Varakanur village yesterday. 

According to media reports, a few month ago, the factory was apparently sealed by police after seven people died in an explosion.

The cause of yesterday’s blast is yet to be found and it is also not known who was operating the sealed unit. Further investigations are on.

NT Bureau