Tomorrow: In a tragic incident, at least six people were killed and 10 others injured in an explosion at a brick kiln in Bihar’s East Champaran district. According to reports, the incident took place at a brick kiln in Ramgarhwa area of Motihari on Friday, December 23.
The local police confirmed that Mohd Ishrar, the owner of the brick kiln, was among the dead. “The District Magistrate and the Superintendent of Police have attended. The rescue operation is also underway,” stated the statement issued by the Bihar Police headquarters.
According to a senior police official, the injured were admitted to a nearby government hospital.
He also said that several firefighters were working at the site.
Expressing grief over the deaths, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that the almighty can give strength to the affected families to bear the loss of life. He also assured the officials that all the injured people are getting good treatment.
(with PTI inputs)
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