New Delhi: A major fire on Monday broke out at Nandolia Organic Chemicals in Palghar. Also Read - Gujarat: Massive Fire at ONGC Plant Brought Under Control; No Casualty or Injury

Palghar Collector Kailas Shinde told news agency ANI that one person died and 3 others were seriously injured in the incident. Also Read - Major Fire Breaks Out at Company Office in Noida Sec 59, Over 100 Staffers Evacuated

As per initial reports, fire broke out because of a blast that took place in the factory. More details in the matter are awaited. Also Read - Bhiwandi Building Collapse: 14 More Bodies Recovered, Death Toll Shoots to 39

In April this year, two workers were killed and three others were injured in an explosion at a chemical plant in Palghar district.