The blast took place on Thursday afternoon in New Tharagupet area of Bengaluru city. People said that the sound of the blast was heard up to two kilometers away. It felt as if there was an earthquake in Bangalore.
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Three people have died in the blast in Karnataka’s capital Bengaluru. So far 4 people have also been injured in this accident. The incident is being told of Tharagupet area. Bengaluru South Deputy Commissioner of Police Harish Pandey told reporters here that the explosion took place at a transport godown along with a puncture repair shop. According to the police, some “volatile chemical” which was part of an industrial consignment caused the explosion. The injured have been admitted to the hospital and their treatment is going on.
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At least three people were killed and 4 others were seriously injured in a massive explosion at a chemical warehouse in Bengaluru, the capital of Karnataka. The blast took place in the New Tharagupet area of Bengaluru city on Thursday afternoon. People said that the sound of the blast was heard up to two kilometers away. It felt as if there was an earthquake in Bangalore.
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Bengaluru DCP (South) Harish Pandey said that on Thursday afternoon, there was a loud explosion in the transport godown located near a puncture making shop. In this, three people including two people working in the puncture shop died. Four people were seriously injured. Senior police officials have said that the dead and injured have been identified.
The explosion is being investigated. It was neither a cylinder explosion nor a firecracker explosion or a short circuit explosion. The compressor pieces were also not found.” He told that forensic experts will give their opinion on the cause of the blast. He also pointed out that there are still 60 boxes of ‘volatile chemicals’ in the godown. The source and owner of this consignment is being traced.Pandey said
DCP Mr. Pandey said that probably due to some chemical, this explosion took place, which was to be sent to some industrial institute. He said that 60 packets of the chemical which caused such a huge explosion are still inside the godown. The DCP said that the experts of the forensic department would investigate the spot. Only then will it be clear what was the real reason behind the explosion.
the explosion was so strong that people who came within a radius of two kilometers heard it, while locals thought an earthquake had occurred.Witnesses said
Bomb Blast In Bangalore’s New Tharagupet Today.
DCP Harish Pandey said that efforts are on to identify the owner of the chemical. It is also being ascertained that due to which chemical, such a big accident happened. However, Mr. Pandey clarified that it was not a cylinder blast. There was no explosion of firecrackers. The DCP said that even this accident did not happen due to short circuit. No piece of compressor has also been recovered from the spot.
Witnesses said the explosion was very powerful. The sound of the blast was heard about two kilometers away from the spot. Locals said that after the blast they felt as if there was an earthquake. The surrounding earth was shaken by the explosion.