Talwade, 8th December 2023: A fire broke out at a candle factory in Talwade, claiming the lives of seven workers while many others are injured. The incident occurred at approximately 3 pm.
Emergency response teams swiftly deployed fire brigade vehicles to the scene. Injured persons were admitted to nearby hospital.
The factory, specializing in fire candles, became the epicenter of the blaze.
As per the latest information, the intense fire resulted in the tragic demise of seven individuals, whose identities are yet to be ascertained. Prompt responses from Chikhli and Dehu Road police, along with fire brigade personnel, have been crucial in managing the situation.
Rescue operations are in full swing as some individuals remain trapped within the engulfed premises. The toll of casualties and injuries is expected to increase as the situation develops.
Pune: Seven Workers Dead In Fire At Factory In Talwade, Many Others Injured
— Punekar News (@punekarnews) December 8, 2023