Yet another Cracker Factory Tragedy: 23 Dead in Madhya Pradesh's Balaghat

At least 23 people are reported to be dead in the factory located in Kheri village in Balaghat district this afternoon, an official said.
The blaze started in the afternoon in the factory, three died on their way to Nagpur, taking the number of dead to 23.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced a compensation of Rs. 2 lakh per victim and will bear the medical expenses of the injured.