Paravur temple at Kollam in Kerala fire work over 100 killed : PM Modi, meet injured.
Kerala CM Oommen Chandy said the occurrence was extraordinary and disturbing, including that the salvage operations at the temple were over. PM Narendra Modi will visit Kerala later today to understand the circumstance.
An enormous flame broke out at Puttingal sanctuary at Paravaur (Kollam District), Kerala early Sunday morning leaving no less than 107 individuals dead and over a hundred harmed, local media said. The fire occurred at around 3.30 am at the beginning of today.
As indicated by reports, the fire could have been brought about because of an impact in the firecracker stockpile, prepared for the temple festivities. The police had before cautioned temple authorites to confine use of firecrackers.
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