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    Explosion at Chemical Plant in India Leaves 3 Dead, Dozens Injured

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    An chemical plant explosion in Maharashtra (Indian state) has left at least three dead and dozens injured, local news agencies reported Thursday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – An explosion at a chemical plant in the Indian state of Maharashtra has left at least three dead and dozens injured, local news agencies reported Thursday.

    The explosion occurred at a chemical plant in the city of Dombivali 31 miles from the state capital of Mumbai.

    According to preliminary reports, a boiler exploded and a fire ensued.

    ANI news agency reported that three people had been killed and over 20 were injured. NDTV reported that one person had died and another 150 were injured.

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