gelatin stick blast

Quarries operate illegally by paying bribes to officials, local politicians

Action will be taken against illegal hoarders of explosives: Nirani; Most quarries don’t have NOCs or blasting licences 

published on : 24th February 2021

Six dead while disposing of gelatin sticks meant for quarrying in Karnataka

The incident comes close on the heels of a similar blast at a quarry site in Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa's hometown of Shivamogga on January 22, which left six dead.

published on : 23rd February 2021