Firecracker Factory

Five dead, 17 injured in blast at Sivakasi firecracker factory

The incident comes on the heels of the fire accident triggered by an explosion at another firecracker factory at Achankulam village in the district on February 13 that claimed 23 lives.

published on : 25th February 2021

NGT forms committee to probe firecracker factory blast in Tamil Nadu

The explosion occurred on February 12 when some chemicals were being mixed to produce fireworks at the unit in Acchankulam village.

published on : 18th February 2021

TN firecracker factory blast: PM Modi, CM Palaniswami announce ex-gratia for victims' kin

Modi and Palaniswami announced an ex-gratia of Rs two lakh each and three lakh each to the kin of the deceased from the PM National Relief Fund and the CM Public Relief Fund respectively.

published on : 12th February 2021