Fire at Jabalpur Ordnance Factory, Series of Explosions Follow

At least six people have been injured and several feared trapped, reported ANI.

On Saturday evening, a massive fire broke out at Ordnance Factory, Khamaria (OFK) in Jabalpur district of Madhya Pradesh, setting off a series of explosions.

No casualty has been reported yet, District Collector Mahesh Choudhary said, though ANI reported that over six people may have been injured and several feared trapped.

"Smoke is billowing from a section of OFK. Explosions are still taking place," Choudhary told PTI over phone from the spot at around 8 pm.

Fire brigade personnel are trying hard to put out the blaze, he said.

(With inputs from PTI)