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Maharashtra chemical factory blast kills 3, injures 15; rescue ops underway

11 March 2018

"We fear there may be more casualties".

Deputy chief fire brigade officer, Milind Ugale, said, "The first blast had occurred in the reactor of one of the chemical companies".

Rescue operations are underway to douse the fire as the entire area has been cordoned off.

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"There is a fire after boiler blast in the Boisar industrial estate". The fire has spread along at least six other factories, the report says.

The victims have been identified as Pintu K. Gautam, Janu Adaria and Alok Nath. "No person from the Novaphane company has come forward to inform us", said Prakash Birajdar, senior police inspector of MIDC police.

The blast took place at 11.15 pm at the Novaphene Specialties private limited in E-107 unit. Prima facie, it appears that the boiler blast in Novaphene occurred due to irregular storage of solvent, district collector Prashant Narnawre said. "If the units are found guilty, a recommendation will be made to the government to cancel their licences", he said.

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However, scared and shaken by the explosion, many feared it was an quake and hundreds rushed out on to the streets and sat there. They include Novophene, Unimax, Arti, Prachi, Rasayan and Darbar.

The fire damaged six factories before it was brought under control but a few areas were still burning, Manjunath Singe, a district police superintendent said on Twitter. Tarapur Atomic Power Station, India's largest nuclear power station is also located on Boisar-Tarapur road and is just 20 kilometers away from the explosion spot. Tarapur MIDC was the most important, as there are around 1,100 chemical units which store hazardous and flammable chemicals here.

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Maharashtra chemical factory blast kills 3, injures 15; rescue ops underway