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Blast at cement block factory in Goa leaves 9 injured


Jan 14, 2019

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Nine workers were injured, three of them seriously, in a blast at a cement block manufacturing factory at Tuem Industrial Estate, 35 kms away from Panaji, the police said.

The incident took place around 12.15 pm on Saturday and led to a fire in the unit, they said adding that over a dozen workers were present at that time.

Pernem police inspector Sandesh Chodankar said the three workers, who suffered grievous injuries in the blast, were admitted to Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) near Panaji.

To learn more, read "9 Injured In Blast At Cement Block Manufacturing Factory In Goa" from NDTV.