As many as 11 individuals suffered burn accidents throughout a cremation at a crematorium on Tadiwala Street on Saturday night, police mentioned.
The incident happened at Kailash Crematorium round 7 pm, mentioned Deputy Commissioner of Police Sagar Patil.
“When gasoline was being poured on the already lit pyre, there was a flare-up. Some 11 individuals suffered accidents,” he mentioned.
“The injured have been admitted to the Sassoon Common Hospital and Surya Hospital. We’re conducting additional probe,” he mentioned.
A few of the victims have been severely injured, mentioned one other official.
Deepak Kamble, who had allegedly died by suicide, was being cremated when the incident happened, he mentioned.
As per Kamble’s son, round 80 individuals have been current on the crematorium together with relations, the official added.
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