MASSIVE FIRE BREAKS OUT AT ONGC PLANT IN SURAT

A fire broke out at an Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) plant in Surat wee hours of Thursday.

Fire fighters were rushed to the spot to bring the fire under control.

“Around 3 am, three consecutive blasts took place at ONGC Hazira Plant which led to the fire. Firefighters are present at the spot. No casualty has been reported so far. The activity of depressurizing the pressurized gas system is underway by ONGC officials,” Dr Dhaval Patel, Surat Collector told news agency ANI

ONGC has released an official statement saying, “A fire was observed in the Hazira Gas processing plant in the morning today. Fire has been brought under control”.

More details are awaited.

Source: India Today and Times Now

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