6 killed, 14 injured in Indian steel plant blast

BY APD NEWSOct 09,2018 at 16:23

Six people died and 14 were injured after a blast in the gas pipeline of Bhilai Steel Plant in Chhattisgarh, about 30 km away from state capital Raipur.


The people who were injured were taken to a local hospital.

The blast took place in a pipeline at the steel plant in the town of Bhilai.

Police and a rescue team rushed to the spot after the blast. 

The plant is operated by the state-run Steel Authority of India Limited.

On June 12, 2014, six workers at the Bhilai Steel Plant died because of an explosion in the blast furnace.


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