Ten people were charred to death when a fire broke out at a manufacturing unit in Trichy, officials said here.
The fire broke out at an explosives manufacturing unit and soon engulfed the area, they said.
Ten people are feared dead, fire officials said, adding 16 workers are believed to be inside and none have been rescued.The fire has been doused off, they added.
The building in which the fire broke out collapsed in explosion, they saidThe exact reason for the blaze is still unknown.