Palghar (Maharashtra) [India], Mar. 09 (ANI): The rescue operation is underway at the chemical factory in the Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) area in Tarapur town of Palghar district that caught fire in the late hours of Thursday.
"Around 11:30 pm, we came to know about the incident. Police machinery, revenue machinery and health machinery geared together and they contributed their best to extinguish the fire. Our work of rescue is still continuing," Narnaware said and added that they have been able to control the fire to some extent.
Five workers sustained burn injuries, and they have been admitted to a local hospital.
Many workers are believed to be still stranded in the factories. (ANI)