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Two army officers among 16 dead in fire at India's biggest ammo depot (Roundup)
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17 die in blaze at army's largest ordnance depot, near Nagpur

Nagpur, May 31 (PTI): At least 17 security personnel, including twoArmy officers, were on Tuesday killed in a major fire that broke outat the central ammunition depot in Maharashtra's Pulgoan that housesthe biggest stockpile of weapons in the ... Calcutta Telegraph, 1 month ago
16 dead in fire at India's biggest ammo depot Yahoo! India, 1 month ago

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All it takes is a spark: Ordnance depots fires

The following is the list of major fire disasters at India's ordnance depots that have always raised questions about alleged safety violations at these defence facilities in the country. Pulgaon, Maharashtra, May 31, 2016: 20 soldiers were killed ...
 The Statesman1 month ago All it takes is a spark: Previous ordnance depots fires  Yahoo! India1 month ago
Times of India

CAG: Agra-based central ordnance depot caused another loss of Rs 22.12 crore to Army

AGRA: Days after the rap on the parachute trial failures, Agra ordnance depot is in fresh trouble coming from CAG. In its latest report, the supreme audit institution of India has accused central ordnance depot (COD) Agra and integrated headquarters ...
 Times of India1 month ago CAG: COD caused loss of Rs 22.12 crore to Ar...  Times of India1 month ago

#dnaEdit: Ammo unsafe

Safety at ordnance depots has been a matter of concern over the years. Army and the Ministry of Defence have repeatedly failed to take precautionary measures
 DNA1 month ago

BOD Basic School cries for help

Accra, July 22, GNA — Mrs Abigail Mary Larweh, Head teacher of Base Ordnance Depot (BOD) Basic School in Accra, has appealed to the government to help re-grass the school's playing field to enhance effective teaching and learning. She said the ...
 Modern Ghana19 hours ago Accra BOD Basic School Cries for Attention  Newspic Ghana4 hours ago 40th anniversary celebrations of BOD Basic Schools marked  Newspic Ghana1 week ago B.O.D. Basic School celebrates 40th Anniversary  Modern Ghana1 week ago
DNA India

Defective ammunition across country to be removed in three months

The government has said that the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB), that makes ammunition for the security forces, will replace or repair the defective ammunition stored in depots across the country within three months. This comes in the wake of a ...
 DNA India1 day ago

Army's ammunition depots short of 23 fire fighting trucks, 362

staff New Delhi, Jul 19 (PTI) Delay in procurement and recruitment has resulted into a shortage of firefighting trucks and personnel in ammunition depots of the army across the country, the government today said. Ammunition depots of the army ...
 Press Trust of India4 days ago

Research lab faults packing material of anti-tank mines

Stocking of these mines in ammo depots is adversely affecting safety, warned Controllerate Officials of the High Energy Materials Research Laboratory (HERML), the final authority to approve designs for explosives, now say the best packing option ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago Ammo depot fire aT Pulgaon: Storing highexplosives  Yahoo! India1 month ago Army for destroying defective mines  The Hindu1 month ago For Years, Leaking Anti-Tank Mines Sat In Pulgaon, Then They Blew Up: Sources  NDTV1 month ago

Wrong to blame Pulgaon fire on faulty ammo: OFB

Nagpur: The court of inquiry on May 31 Pulgaon Central Ammunition Depot (CAD) accident has pointed out there was a fire before the explosion that killed 19 persons. It also blames the ordnance factory for supplying defective anti-tank mines that ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Army blames faulty ammo for CAD fire  Times of India1 month ago Pulgaon fire: Veterans blast the system on social media  Times of India1 month ago
The Hindu

Pulgaon ammunition depot fire: Defective mines could have caused the blast

Comment · print · T T T+· T- AFP In this file photo drivers pass by the entrance of an ammunition depot, in Pulgaon. The fire at the ammunition depot claimed the lives of 19 military and civilian personnel on May 31. PTI The fire ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago Pulgaon deaths being mooted as battle casualties  Times of India1 month ago Faulty mines leaking TNT were stored at Pulgaon ammunition depot  catchnews.com1 month ago 20 killed, many hurt in Pulgaonarmy ammunition depot blaze  Yahoo! India1 month ago
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