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Tagged With: India

Fire and Explosion at temples in India

It’s sad to hear that just over one week after the Kolkata flyover disaster, India had another disaster yesterday with a fire and explosion at the Kollam Temple Killing more that 100 people. Nearly 400 others were injured at the Puttingal temple in Paravur when a faulty firework fell onto a large stockpile of fireworks. A building … Continue reading »

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India Kolkata flyover collapse: A recurring tragedy

Firstly, my thoughts goes out to the people of Kolkata in India to those affected by the recent flyover tragedy and with the families of those who lost their lives. I understand that rescue efforts are continuing all night and emergency teams have been sent with sniffer dogs, concrete cutters, drilling machines and sensors to detect life. My concern … Continue reading »

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