The three workers named as Triloki aged 35, Vikram, 32 and Amarnath, 41 were rushed to a hospital where condition of one of them is stated to be critical, police said.

It is not the first time that the tannery has made the headlines in recent times. The same tannery caught fire in May 2012 following an electrical fault with some equipment.

It is believed that the tannery processes cow and buffalo hides for the shoe upper segment.

Source: Business Standard