Yuvraj Charode Omeshwar Macchirke Mita Uikey Aarti Sahare Swetali Marbate Pushpa Manapure Bhagyashree Lonare Rumita Uikey Mausam Patle : “Nine Killed in Blast at Explosives Factory in Nagpur, Maharashtra: Police”

Death – Obituary – Accident and Crime News : Nine individuals tragically lost their lives and three others sustained serious injuries in a devastating explosion that occurred at an explosives manufacturing factory in Maharashtra’s Nagpur district on Sunday, according to authorities. The blast took place at approximately 9 am in a cast booster unit owned by Solar Industries in the Bazaargaon area.

The incident, which resulted in severe damage to the facility, occurred 40 km from Nagpur and involved a unit where 12 workers were present at the time of the explosion. Maharashtra deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis expressed his condolences and described the incident as unfortunate. He also announced that the state government would provide an ex-gratia payment of Rs 5 lakh to the families of the deceased, a decision approved by Chief Minister Eknath Shinde.

Solar Industries is a renowned company that specializes in manufacturing drones and explosives for the armed forces. The blast occurred in the building where boosters used in coal mines are produced, according to Ashish Shrivastav, the senior general manager of the company. He explained that the incident took place during the sealing process of the product.

The police and administration personnel, along with the management staff, promptly responded to the situation and are currently at the scene. Additionally, the authorities are conducting a thorough investigation into the cause of the explosion, assessing the extent of the damage, and ensuring the safety of the surrounding areas.

The nine individuals who tragically lost their lives have been identified as Yuvraj Charode, Omeshwar Macchirke, Mita Uikey, Aarti Sahare, Swetali Marbate, Pushpa Manapure, Bhagyashree Lonare, Rumita Uikey, and Mausam Patle, according to a police official. The injured workers were immediately rushed to a nearby hospital, with their condition reported to be critical.

This unfortunate incident has sent shockwaves through the community, and the state government stands firmly with the families of the victims during this difficult time. Maharashtra remains committed to providing support and assistance to those affected by this tragic event. The authorities will continue to work diligently to ensure the safety and well-being of the community, while also seeking to prevent similar incidents in the future.

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