14 killed in fire at ration store in Madhya Pradesh’s Chhindwara

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced ex gratia of Rs. 4 lakhs for the next of kin of those killed in the fire.

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: April 21, 2017 9:55 pm
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At least 14 were killed in fire that broke out at a ration store in Madhya Pradesh’s Chhindwara district on Friday. Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced ex gratia of Rs. 4 lakhs for the next of kin of those killed in the fire.

Three persons are believed to be in a critical condition. On Thursday, a similar inferno was reported from Ranipura in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore. At least seven people were killed after a major fire broke out at a firecracker factory there. The police said a cylinder had burst in the godown which had caused the mishap.

 

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