Several workers are feared trapped after a massive fire broke out at a factory in Maharashtra’s Nashik today.
At least 14 people have been admitted to a hospital while five among them are in a critical condition.
The fire broke out at the factory at Mundegaon village at 11 am after a huge boiler explosion, officials said.
Several fire engines are at the spot trying to douse the flames.
“11 workers have been rescued, while several others remain trapped,” a fire department official said.
The exact cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained, officials said, adding that rescue efforts are underway.
Visuals show flames and smoke billowing out from the building.