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Fire Kills 12 Garment Workers at India Cotton Plant

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A cotton plant in western India was rocked by tragedy on Wednesday. An explosion originating in a warehouse storing chemicals sparked a large fire at the factory, killing a dozen workers. According to the Associated Press, National Disaster Response Force spokesman Krishan Kumar reported that 12 bodies were recovered from the facility in the city…

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