Nagpur: The Defence Minister of India Manohar Parrikar on May 31st visited the army personnel who got injured in the massive fire that broke out today at the Central Ammunition Depot in Pulgaon. The minister met the injured at the hospital and assured them all help.
While talking to media Parrikar expressed his remorse over the loss of lives and the sacrifices made by the Army personnel; he also added that the fire has been doused but the situation is being monitered closely to find the cause of fire.
Around 16 people were killed, including two Army officials, and several injured after a fire broke out in the wee hours at the Central Ammunition Depot in Pulgaon, Wardha district in Maharashtra on May 31.
The fire was brought under control around 6:15 in the morning.