Death toll in fire incident at Tamil Nadu factory climbs to 19
The death toll in the fire that broke out at the firecracker factory in Virudhunagar on Friday, has reached 19. Apart from this, as many as 30 people are said to be critically injured. "Fire department workers dosed the fire after two hours. Nine people died on the spot in the firecracker accident. More than 30 injured were admitted to hospitals," R Kannan, Viruthunagar district collector informed the media.