Over 21 sick due to chlorine gas leak in Bhubaneswar

More than 21 people fell sick Monday after inhaling chlorine gas that leaked from a tank in Orissa`s Berhampur town, an official said.

Updated: Jun 21, 2010, 16:10 PM IST

Bhubaneswar: More than 21 people fell sick Monday after inhaling chlorine gas that leaked from a tank in Orissa`s Berhampur town, an official said.
The people were admitted to a hospital after they complained of chest pain and breathing difficulties, Superintendent of Police Safeen Ahmed told reporters. Berhampur town lies about 180 km from here.

IANS