A severe case of industrial accident came to the light today in Chittorgarh district of Rajasthan when a blast occurred in a private explosives factory during working hours. The blast that took place at Super Shiv Shakti Chemicals Private Limited situated in Rawatbhata has claimed the lives of two while two others have been injured.
Shiv Shakti Chemicals Limited is a private licensed factory near Chittorgarh district that deals in production of Disinfectants, Biocides and Preservatives etc.
The Police and district officials have reached the spot of the blast and investigations are underway. Chittorgarh Collector Inderjeet Singh said that they are working on ascertaining the cause of the blast. While the injured people have been rushed for medical care, more details are awaited.