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Police arrests co-owner after factory collapse in Delhi


Police arrests co-owner after factory collapse in Delhi
Sumit Gupta, a partner in the factory, was arrested on Friday evening, police said. The other owner, Ankit Gupta, who had also sustained injuries in the incident has been undergoing treatment. (Image Credit: Twitter)

Police have arrested the co-owner of a factory, which collapsed under the impact of a blast in west Delhi's Sudarshan Park on Thursday, officials said. Seven people were killed when a portion of the factory manufacturing ceiling fans collapsed following an explosion its furnace Thursday evening.

Sumit Gupta, a partner in the factory, was arrested on Friday evening, police said. The other owner, Ankit Gupta, who had also sustained injuries in the incident has been undergoing treatment.

(With inputs from agencies.)

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