14 killed in fire at ration shop in Madhya Pradesh's Chhindwara; CM announces ex gratia of Rs 4 lakh

21 April 2017, 08:03 PM
14 killed in fire at ration shop in Madhya Pradesh's Chhindwara (ANI Image)
14 killed in fire at ration shop in Madhya Pradesh's Chhindwara (ANI Image)

At least 14 people were killed in Madhya Pradesh's Chhindwara district after a fire broke out at a ration store. 

According to sources, a scuffle during the distribution of kerosene ration led to a massive fire. 

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced ex gratia of Rs 4 lakhs for the next of kin of those killed in Chhindwara fire.

More details are awaited. 

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First Published: Friday, April 21, 2017 07:59 PM

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