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BELAVATHA MYSTERY FIRE: KSPCB expert team visits spot
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BELAVATHA MYSTERY FIRE: KSPCB expert team visits spot

Mysuru: A six-member expert committee constituted by Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) to investigate the mystery fire at Shyadanahalli near Belavatha on the outskirts of the city visited the site this morning. The committee has been tasked to probe the reasons behind the death of 14-year-old boy Harshal in April this year. Harshal died…

Belavatha Mystery Fire: Villagers demand fresh report
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Belavatha Mystery Fire: Villagers demand fresh report

Mysuru: Taking umbrage at the report submitted by the ten-member Committee headed by Jai Prakash, Vice President of Academy of Certified Hazardous Material Manager, India Chapter, the villagers of Shyadanahalli urged the DC Randeep not to consider the report, terming it unscientific. Addressing a press conference, here on Wednesday, the Dalit Sangarsh Samiti district convenor…

Belavatha Mystery Fire: No chemicals found at fire site
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Belavatha Mystery Fire: No chemicals found at fire site

Mysuru: The Technical Committee constituted by the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) to probe the recent fire that was reported on a private land at Shyadanahalli in Belavatha — after 14-year-old Harshal died of burns and one more boy Manoj suffered serious injuries ­— has submitted its interim report to Deputy Commissioner D. Randeep….

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What Caused The Fire In Shyadanahalli? Expert View!

In a report submitted to Deputy Commissioner D. Randeep, S. Rajashekar, an environmental engineer who has done his M.Tech in Chemical Engineering from Mysuru has said that biomass accumulation under the sand was the cause of fire. “Biomass dumps from nearby units that convert coconut shell into charcoal could have caused the accident,” he said….

NSG team in city to probe Belavatha Mystery Fire
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NSG team in city to probe Belavatha Mystery Fire

Mysuru: A unit of National Security Guards (NSG) that specialises in explosives and radiation accidents is in city to probe the mystery fire that occurred at Shyadanahalli near Belavatha killing a teenager recently. Taking the incident seriously and considering its gravity, a four-member team from the NSG has arrived in city this morning for investigation….

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Mysuru boy Harshal dies of chemical burns

A 14-year-old boy died of burns sustained in an open field at Shyadanahalli near Belavatha on the city outskirts. The incident occurred on Apr. 13 when the boy got stuck in loose soil at a vacant plot that was used to dump chemicals illegally. The soil had a high concentration of chemicals. The victim has…

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