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Explosion Halts Indian Blender

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BY K. VENKATESHWAR RAO A lube blending plant in Chhattisgarh, India, has been halted following an explosion that seriously injured one employee. Officials at Parvati Lubricants were unable to give a time frame for resuming production due to resulting legal action. Parvati Lubricants owner Vinay Sharma told Lube Report that the incident took place due to gas formation in a storage tank during renovation; the air passage hole in the tank was blocked during welding work. Four or five laborers were engaged in the repair without proper safety precautions. As a result, one laborer, Bhola Das, has been seriously injured, and others have sustained minor injuries. Photo: K. Venkateshwar Rao The incident occurred as a result of gas formation in this storage tank during renovation work. The police have booked Parvati Lubricants’ owners under Sections 285, 287 and 336 of the Indian Penal Code, and are waiting for the factory inspector’s report before taking any further action, said Monica Pandey, insp…

Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Mahone Bay, Canada

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Acknowledged as one of the best small-town destinations in Canada, calm Mahone Bay offers spectacular views of the scenic harbor with sailboats that quietly move up and down and the sun, sparkling like diamonds on the deep blue water. The Victorian homes and shops, colorful heritage gardens, and the world-famous Three Churches of Mahone Bay, at the water’s edge, form an iconic backdrop for this picturesque Canadian town. The variety of unique products available in the shops and galleries in Mahone Bay, such as pewter, hooked rugs, quilts, pottery, jewelry, textiles, and more, are a visitors delight. The cozy accommodation, gourmet food, and award-winning wines are some other attractions. But there’s more! Mahone Bay has museums, live music at the microbrewery, the 365 islands, pristine walking and cycling trails, and the boatyards that line the shores. There’s always something happening, such as the Great Scarecrow Festival, the Antique Fair and the Father Christmas Festival. Plannin…