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Thrissur Pooram: Will security concerns go up in smoke?

For people of Thrissur district, the pooram is an obsession that has only swelled over the years

Kerala fire tragedy: Seven temple officials surrender, Police grill them   

The fire incident took place at the 500-year-old Devi Temple at Puttingal of Paravur municipality in Kollam, where a fireworks show is part of the annual festival

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Kerala HC bans noise-making fireworks between sunrise and sunset

Kerala temple fire: The High Court questioned the state government why the police did not stop the display of fireworks at the temple in spite of the ban.

Kerala temple fire LIVE: HC bans fireworks from sunset to sunrise, wants govt's response on CBI probe

The incident took place at the 500-year-old Devi Temple at Puttingal of Paravur municipality in Kollam, located around 70 km from the state capital, where a fireworks show is part of the annual festival.

Kollam temple fire: High decibel crackers removed from 3 cars   

Fingerprint experts have collected evidence from the cars to ascertain the identity of owners as at least 13 bodies are yet to be identified.

Kerala temple tragedy: How all orders went up in smoke

The Indian Express found, was a long list of violations committed by the Puttingal temple authorities that ultimately led to at least 110 deaths and left over 380 people injured.

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