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Five killed in fireworks unit blast in Tamil Nadu

By PTI
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Salem (TN), May 6: Five persons have died due to a blast at a fireworks manufacturing unit at Taramangalam village in the district, police said.

The blast that had taken place on May 4 night, about 20 km from here, killed four persons, including an 18-year-old boy and left two seriously injured.

TN: Five killed in fireworks unit blast

Two injured women were admitted to hospital and one of them died today, police said. The workers had been making crackers when the explosion occurred, triggering a fire in the unit.

The factory owner, who had been absconding after the explosion occurred, was arrested, police said.

PTI

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2014
Pannerselvam.v AIADMK Winner 5,56,546 49% 2,67,610
Umarani. S DMK Runner Up 2,88,936 26% 0
2009
Semmalai S AIADMK Winner 3,80,460 42% 46,491
Thangkabalu K V INC Runner Up 3,33,969 37% 0
2004
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Rajasekaran. A AIADMK Runner Up 2,68,964 36% 0
1999
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Ramamurthy, K. TRC Runner Up 3,38,278 46% 0
1998
Ramamurthy K. IND Winner 3,65,557 55% 1,35,880
Devadass R. TMC(M) Runner Up 2,29,677 35% 0
1996
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Thangkabalu K.v INC Runner Up 1,94,392 29% 0
1991
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Arthanarisamy K.p. DMK Runner Up 1,23,474 20% 0
1989
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Karthikeyan M. DMK Runner Up 1,59,166 24% 0
1984
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Kandasamy M.a. JNP Runner Up 1,23,644 24% 0
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Kamnan P. AIADMK Runner Up 2,07,713 45% 0
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