Gas Leak(Search results - 21)
Top StoriesJan 6, 2021, 2:08 PM IST
Gas leak at Rourkela Steel Plant claims 4 lives
The contract workers took ill after inhaling toxic gas this morning after which they were rushed to the Ispat General Hospital.
Positive StoriesDec 3, 2020, 11:29 AM IST
Bhopal Gas Tragedy: Remembering Abdul Jabbar's 30-Year-Old Fight
The night of December 2nd, 1984, will remain etched in our country’s memory. On that horrific night, deadly methyl isocyanate gas leaked from the Union Carbide India Limited pesticide plant in Bhopal, claiming over 20,000 lives and leaving lakhs severely disabled. Abdul Jabbar, who was 28 then, lost his mother, father, brother and himself suffered lung fibrosis and lost 50% of his vision. On November 14, 2019, he passed away after fighting for justice for the victims and survivors for close to 3 decades. With the government of India awarding this Bhopal gas tragedy activist the Padma Shri posthumously, let’s take a look at his lesser-known story.
IndiaAug 21, 2020, 9:12 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh: 14 hospitalised after ammonia gas leak at milk dairy unit
Minister Peddireddy Ramachandra Reddy has spoken with the Chittoor District Collector and ordered an inquiry into the incident. He gave directions to better treatment to the affected people.
IndiaMay 14, 2020, 11:06 AM IST
Vizag gas leak: 8-member team arrives at LG Polymers to inspect cause of incident
The technical team comprising experts from production, environment, and safety areas will investigate the cause of the Vizag gas leak in Andhra Pradesh and support rehabilitation, which is the main objective of the task force
IndiaMay 8, 2020, 6:43 PM IST
Vizag gas leak: Chilling scenes bring back memories of Bhopal gas tragedy
The Vizag gas leak, which occurred on May 7, 2020, at the LG Polymers Plant at RR Venkatapuram near Naiduthota area, has brought back grim memories of the December 2, 1984, Bhopal gas tragedy. Watch this video to know more.
IndiaMay 8, 2020, 11:16 AM IST
Vizag gas leak: Visakhapatnam Police in Andhra Pradesh dismiss reports of another gas leak
The gas smell sent panic waves in certain areas on late Thursday night. Many people rushed out of their houses and were seen heading to safer places by their vehicles.
IndiaMay 7, 2020, 5:17 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh gas leak: Death toll hits 11, CM Jagan announces Rs 1 crore to kin of deceased
After visiting the sick in the hospital and taking stock of the situation, Andhra Pradesh chief minister Jagan Mohan Reddy said, "If necessary, will shift LG Polymers plant from Gopalapatnam”
IndiaMay 7, 2020, 2:37 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh gas leak: Here's all you need to know about LG Polymers
An exclusive report stated the history of LG Polymers and its functioning over the years. The industry is involved in manufacturing of polystyrene which needs to be stored in 20 degree temperature to retain its liquid form.
IndiaMay 7, 2020, 2:33 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh: 8 people succumb to gas leak; over 800 hospitalised
Meanwhile, earlier in the day, Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy received a phone call from Prime Minister Narendra Modi where details of the incident and steps being taken to tide over the crisis were discussed
IndiaMay 7, 2020, 10:51 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh gas leak: PM Modi monitoring situation, CM Jagan to take stock of situation
The Vizag factory was trying to open post lockdown when the incident occurred, DG NDRF said.
IndiaMay 7, 2020, 10:11 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh: 7 dead, over 200 hospitalised after gas leak at chemical plant in Visakhapatnam
LG Polymers gas leak: "There is gas leakage identified at LG Polymers in Gopalpatnam," Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation tweeted
IndiaFeb 13, 2020, 5:58 PM IST
Live video of cylinder blast goes viral as explosion in Rajasthan leaves 13 injured, 9 critical
The cylinder blast was caused due to a gas pipeline leakage. Neighbours had warned the residents of the house about the gas leakage earlier in the day
IndiaNov 13, 2019, 1:06 PM IST
Karnataka: Asleep couple suffocates to death due to gas leak
An early morning routine turned disastrous for a couple who forgot to turn a gas heater off, leading to their death due to asphyxiation