外文标题：18 killed in fire accident in China's food factory
BEIJING: At least 18 people were killed when a carrot-packaging plant caught fire in China's eastern Shandong Province, local officials said on Monday.
The fire broke out at 7pm last night at the carrot packaging workshop of Longyuan Food Co., Ltd in Shouguang City, a town known for its green stuff.
The fire was put out after about 2½ hours, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
Eighteen people were killed and 13 others injured. The injured are being treated in hospital.
The managers of the company have been put under police control. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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sundaram ramani ()
Working conditions of factory people in China is abysmal. Sad story.
Ganesh Dubey (Mumbai, Maharashtra)
Arijit Hazra (Bangalore)
May their souls RIP. Companies should learn to put more safety measures to safeguard their employees.
so thts how big economies r made exploit human lives
vicky kumar (delhi)
It is really very sad news.
Satya s (Online)
China must make working conditions better
ullas nair (ROK)
RIP sad incidents
Web Presence (Pune)
While working and studies on Cost Control, safety of suppliers goods, workers and final customers is of paramount importance. every now and then, we come to know of industrial accidents in China which is not a good sign