Death toll in HPCL fire in Vizag reaches 28

With one more worker succumbing to burn injuries at a local hospital, the death toll in the fire that broke out at the Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited`s premises here last month has risen to 28.

Vizag HPCL fire: Toll rises to 26

28-year-old K Ramana, who was undergoing treatment, died today, a statement issued by the HPCL said.

HPCL fire: Toll up to 11; full production to begin in 10 days

The death toll in Friday`s fire accident at the Hindustan Petroleum complex here has mounted to 11 with two more private workers succumbing to their burns at a hospital, a top executive said.