10 Dead drowning in toxic tannery waste

The wall of the sludge storage tank filled with toxic mix of chemicals such as chromium sulphate, sulphuric acid, ammonia, sodium chloride breached flooding the area where workers were asleep.

The disaster happened at Ranipet, Tamil Nadu, India.

Further reading

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/ranipet-tannery-tragedy-safety-trapped-in-negligence/article6844997.ece

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/10-workers-killed-as-effluent-tank-collapses-in-vellore/article6841995.ece

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/456985/ten-labourers-buried-alive-tn.html