Reports said the workers were inside the factory when suddenly crackers exploded, causing the fire. The fire was doused later and the injured were admitted to a nearby hospital, police said.
54 were killed in a deadly fire in a cracker factory in TN earlier this year
Tamil Nadu saw a massive tragedy earlier this year when 54 people were burnt to death while 50 others were injured after a devastating fire engulfed a cracker factory at nearby Mudhalippati. According to witnesses, the intensity of the explosions that caused the blaze was so strong that they could be heard from a distance of two square kilometres.