Wed, Nov 11, 2015, 10:10 AM
In a major fire accident, Rs 50 lakh worth crackers were burnt at a fireworks godown in Gachibowli near Cyberabad Police Commissionerate on Tuesday night. Fire engines rushed to the spot and took three hours to douse flames. However, traffic came to standstill for few hours. In another incident, Chavakula Srinivasa Rao was killed while he was preparing crackers at Chavali village in Vemuru mandal in Guntur district. Police said that he has been making crackers for the past few years illegally. A student Venkat Ratnam, who came to watch making of crackers, suffered serious injuries.