New Delhi: At least 5 people were killed and several critically injured after a massive blast in a boiler ripped through Manas Agro Industries and Sugar Ltd. plant at Bela on Saturday. Also Read - Nobody Cured of Covid-19 Due to 'Bhabhiji Papad': Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut Takes a Dig at Govt in Rajya Sabha
As per a report by News18, the deceased were all residents of Wadgaon village. They were identified as Mangesh Prabhakar Naukarkar (21), Liladhar Wamanrao Shende (42), Vasudeo Ladi (30), Sachin Prakash Waghmare (24) and Prafull Pandurang Moon (25). Also Read - India Happiness Report 2020: Mizoram, Punjab, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Top List; Maharashtra & Delhi at Bottom
Notably, the factory, which is now part of the Manas Group, and was earlier known as Purti Power and Sugar Factory, owned by Union Minister Nitin Gadkari’s family. Also Read - 'I Am With BJP-RSS Now, Will Control 'Goondagardi' Says Ex-Navy Officer Madan Sharma Who Was Attacked by Shiv Sena
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