Three people died and several others were badly wounded in a blast at a firecracker manufacturing unit in Uttar Pradesh’s Barabanki district on Tuesday evening, reports UP Police. The devastating blast took place at Dhaarupur village.
The affect of the blast was so serious that a double-story house was destroyed to the ground and the victim’s bodies were blown into pieces that were recovered from several yards.
Police officers and senior district administrative have rushed to the spot of an explosion to investigating the rescue and relief operations.
As per the primary reports, a resident of the village with a license to manufacture firecrackers had started to run the business from his resident-cum-manufacturing unit, where the blast took place all of a sudden.
Following critical wounds, the number of dead may go up in coming days, reports source,
Further details awaited.