Watch: Soil catches fire due to presence of rubber factory chemical waste

In one of a kind incident at the industrial area in Karnataka's Mysore, soil and water are catching fire and everything which comes in its contact goes up in flames. Recently, a boy named Harshal lost his life after he had gone there to relieve himself. Reportedly, the industrial area is surrounded by a rubber factory and the chemical released could have contaminated the water, leading to boy's death. An investigation has been ordered in this regard and the industrial land has been seized by the state administration for the next 15 days.