Hyderabad, April 2 (IANS) At least two people were killed and nine others injured in a huge fire at a firecrackers manufacturing unit in Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district Monday, police said.
The fire broke out in a house where firecrackers were being manufactured illegally. Two adjacent houses were also gutted in the mishap.
The incident took place in Tadiparru village of Undrajavaram mandal or block in the coastal district of West Godavari, about 350 km from Hyderabad.
The condition of six of the nine injured is stated to be critical.
Police said the cause of the fire was under investigation.
Read More: East Godavari | Kanpur West | Govind Nagar West | West Colony | Hyderabad Colony Ndtso | New Hyderabad Po | West Jhagrakhand Colly | West Chirimiri | Hyderabad Gpo | State Bank Of Hyderabad | Hyderabad Jubilee Ho | Hyderabad Public School | Andhra Mahila Sabha | Narasapuram West | Kodihalli West | Yerraguntla West | Tirupati West So | Tirumala West So | M.mandal | Mon | Andhra