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Chinese authorities have set up an emergency blood-donation drive to help casualties after an explosion at a factory in the eastern Jiangsu Province.
Some of the blast victims will be taken to Shanghai for treatment later today, state broadcaster China Central Television reported.
An explosion at a factory in China has killed 65 people and injured more than 150 more, Chinese state media have said.
The blast happened at around 7.37am local time inside a polishing workshop in the Kunshan City of east China's Jiangsu Province, China's official Xinhua news agency reported.
Initial investigations indicate the explosion might be caused by flames igniting dusts, the Ministry of Public Security said via its official website.