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Taiwan park fire leaves 516 injured

Taipei: The number of injured in a recreational water park blaze, caused by large amount of flammable powder explosion in Taiwan on June 27  and swelled to 516 on June 28 morning, authorities said. No
IANS June 28, 2015 14:40 IST
IANS

Taipei: The number of injured in a recreational water park blaze, caused by large amount of flammable powder explosion in Taiwan on June 27  and swelled to 516 on June 28 morning, authorities said. No death was reported .

A total number of 194 people were severely wounded, with no death reported till now, reported Xinhua citing New Taipei city health bureau.

The fire broke out in Taiwan's New Taipei city late on June 27 at the main stage of a water park, which was having a Colour Play Asia party.

The injured people were rushed to 39 nearby hospitals.