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Push to set up green crackers units to continue in Bengal despite Duttapukur blast, says official

Environmentalist SM Ghosh said the illegal Duttapukur unit was actually making "peto" and "lal sada" crude bombs.

published on : 30th August 2023

Death toll in West Bengal's illegal firecracker factory blast rises to 9, one arrested

The explosion in the illegal firecracker factory in North 24 Parganas district took place at around 8:30 AM on Sunday when people were working in the factory.

published on : 28th August 2023

West Bengal: Seven killed in blast at illegal firecracker factory; BJP demands NIA probe

Police said the son of the owner of the unit, who was working there this morning, was also killed in the blast.

published on : 27th August 2023