Chimney at Reliance Energy`s site in Sasan collapses

Last Updated: Friday, March 12, 2010 - 00:42

Bhopal: An under-construction chimney at
Reliance Energy`s Ultra Mega Power Project (UMPP) at Sasan in
Singrauli district of Madhya Pradesh collapsed today but there
were no immediate reports of casualties.

"An under-construction chimney nearly 10-12 metre tall
collapsed at Sasan`s UMPP," Singrauli Collector P Narhari told
PTI.

No casualties were reported so far from the mishap site,
he said, adding there were no reports of casualties so far.

Senior officials including District Collector have rushed
to the spot to supervise the rescue operation.

The incident occurred at around 1630 hrs and ambulances
were sent to the site.
Further details of the incident are awaited.

-PTI




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