Gas Leak
World  /  Published 21.01.21

Three killed in Madrid church explosion

At least three people died and six were injured on Wednesday when a building in central Madrid belonging to the Catholic Church was blown apart by an explosion, local authorities said.  Initial ...
By Reuters in Madrid

India  /  Published 07.01.21

Gas leak at Odisha steel plant kills 4 workers

Four contract workers died and some were taken ill after inhaling a toxic gas leaked from a unit at Rourkela Steel Plant in Odisha on Wednesday. The victims were engaged by a private firm in the main...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 06.01.21

Rourkela: gas leak kills 4

At least four workers died on Wednesday after inhaling a toxic gas leaked at Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) in Odisha of the state-run Steel Authority of India, while a few others fell ill, official sourc...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Rourkela

Calcutta  /  Published 20.12.20

‘Gas-leak’ fire during puja kills woman

An elderly woman who got burned while performing puja at her home a few days ago died of the injuries at a nursing home on Friday evening. Manjula Dutta, 60, a resident of Bosepukur Prantik Pally in ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.12.20

Panic after gas leak in Hazaribagh

A chlorine gas leak was reported in the heart of Hazaribagh city on Friday.  The gas leaked from a cylinder at a water tower located opposite of Chhath Talab at around 7:40 PM.  The incide...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh


Opinion  /  Published 31.07.20

Doomsday is here: Eco-calamities ravaging India

In May, styrene, a gas which affects the central nervous system and can even cause cancer, leaked from a factory in Visakhapatnam. Eleven people died while hundreds had to be evacuated in the wee hour...
By Tiasa Adhya in

North East  /  Published 21.07.20

Blowout: date to fix compensation

The Tinsukia district administration has given a written assurance that the interim financial compensation will be resolved by July 27 to those affected by the May 27 Baghjan gas well blowout. The fo...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 15.07.20

Blowout: on-site stir continues

Manufacturing of tea has been affected in at least 50 gardens in Upper Assam’s Tinsukia and Dibrugarh districts because of erratic supply of gas and disruption in supply of gas to their factorie...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 08.07.20

CEO, directors held for Visakhapatnam gas leak

Police on Tuesday night arrested the CEO and two directors besides eight other officials of LG Polymers in connection with the styrene vapour leak at its plant in Visakhapatnam on May 7, which killed ...
By PTI in Visakhapatnam

India  /  Published 07.07.20

Andhra gas leak: Govt cites negligence

An investigation into a gas leak that killed 12 people at a plant run by LG Polymers near Visakhapatnam in May found the company was negligent and warning systems were not working, the state governmen...
By Reuters in Chennai


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