In Kazan gunpowder plant fire

In Kazan gunpowder plant fire

MOSCOW, 24 Mar — RIA Novosti. In Kazan, a fire broke out at a gunpowder plant, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Republican Ministry of emergency situations.

According to preliminary data, one person died.

“The message about the fire at the plant received in 20.27 GMT. Sent unit on the third number of complexity of the four”, — said the Agency interlocutor.

Kazan momentary.

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The fire is localized, its area was 400 square meters.

Kazan company, the oldest gunpowder factory in the country. Its main products are powder and propellants for small arms, aviation, naval, artillery, tank weapons and close combat, sporting and hunting ammunition.