India: Fire at cracker shop kills 8 in Gujarat

An Indian skilled worker gathers the material to be used in preparing fire crackers. Photograph:( AFP )

DNA Vadodara, Gujarat, India Oct 28, 2016, 04.04 PM (IST)

A fire broke out at a cracker shop in Rustampura village of Vadodara district?, Gujarat on Friday evening, leaving at least 8 dead and several people injured.

Fire engines rushed to the spot to douse the flames. A police team is also at the spot. The injured have been shifted to a hospital.