Gas leak

No gas leakage, says Mumbai Fire Brigade after complaints of foul smell from Chembur, Powai and nearby areas

The Mumbai Fire Department on Sunday (June 7) said that that no gas leakage was found in the city after receiving several complaints of a foul smell emanating in multiple areas of the city, including Chembur, Ghatkopar, Kanjurmarg, Vikhroli and Powai.

Jun 07, 2020, 07:48 AM IST

Mumbai officials ask residents to not panic after complaints of foul smell from Chembur and nearby areas

Mumbai's civic body, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), on Saturday (June 6) night directed the fire department to check up on complaints of a foul smell emanating in multiple areas of the city, including Chembur, Ghatkopar, Kanjurmarg, Vikhroli and Powai.

Jun 07, 2020, 06:23 AM IST

Gas leak at closed paper mill in Chhattisgarh; 7 workers fall ill

The factory owner, however, did not inform the administration about the incident, which reportedly came to light only after the hospital authorities alerted the police.

May 08, 2020, 00:53 AM IST

Chhattisgarh: 7 laborers sick due to gas leak in a paper mill, 3 in critical condition

Seven laborers became ill due to a gas leak at Shakti Paper Mill at Tetala in the Pusour area of ​​the district. All have been admitted to Sanjeevani Nursing Raigarh. The condition of 3 of them is said to be critical.

May 07, 2020, 20:24 PM IST

Watch inside story of Vizag gas leak case

A gas leaked from a chemical plant in Visakhapatnam in the early hours of Thursday (May 7) and spread to villages in a five-kilometer radius, killing at least 11 people and impacting about 1,000. The incident took place at the LG Polymer plant at Gopalapatnam on the outskirts of Visakhapatnam.

May 07, 2020, 20:10 PM IST

Vizag gas leak: What is Styrene Gas?

Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Mohan Reddy announces Rs 1 crore ex-gratia for kin of people killed in Visakhapatnam gas leak.

May 07, 2020, 17:40 PM IST

Vizag gas leak: Celebrities throng Twitter to express grief over mishap

South superstar Ravi Teja, Payal Rohatgi, Yuvraj Singh, Umesh Yadav, Praneeta Subhash amongst various others took to Twitter to write: 

May 07, 2020, 13:31 PM IST

What is Styrene, the chemical compound used at LG Polymers that caused Vishakapatnam gas leak

Six people, including one children, died and over 1,000 were hospitalised due to the gas leak at a chemical plant at RR Venkatapuram village in Andhra Pradesh's Vishakapatnam.

May 07, 2020, 11:40 AM IST

5 dead, over 1,000 hospitalised after gas leak at chemical plant in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam

Five people, including one children, died while over 1000 were hospitalised after a gas leakage from a chemical plant at RR Venkatapuram village in Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh on Thursday (May 7).

May 07, 2020, 10:06 AM IST

Three dead after gas leak at pharma plant in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam

Three people including a child died and several fell ill due to chemical gas leakage inside a pharmaceutical company at RR Venkatapuram village in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam on Thursday (May 7). People were admitted to hospital after they complained of burning sensation in eyes and breathing difficulties. Sources said that police, fire tenders and ambulances reached the spot to control the situation.

May 07, 2020, 08:20 AM IST

Several fall ill due to gas leakage at pharma plant in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam

Several people fell ill due to chemical gas leakage inside a pharmaceutical company at RR Venkatapuram village in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam. People were admitted to hospital after they complained of burning sensation in eyes and breathing difficulties. Sources said that police, fire tenders and ambulances reached the spot to control the situation.

May 07, 2020, 07:32 AM IST

Mysterious toxic gas kills 14 people in Pakistan's Karachi

Authorities were alerted to the incident when the residents of Karachi's Keamari area began rushing to nearby hospitals with severe breathing problems on Sunday night.

Feb 18, 2020, 23:50 PM IST

Rashtriya Chemical Fertiliser refutes gas leak from any of its plants, day after foul smell reported in Mumbai

The RCF also added that neither the Mumbai Police nor the Fire Brigade or NDRF teams found any gas leakage after visiting the unit and declared everything was normal. It further added that all the RCF plants have been running normal as per standard operating procedures. 

Sep 21, 2019, 00:04 AM IST

Mystery over gas leak in Mumbai continues as BMC says 'no leakage' in RCF Chembur

Several Mumbaikars continued to tweet on the matter on Friday morning, demanding an explanation behind the gas leak and urging authorities to inculcate safety measures.

Sep 20, 2019, 08:07 AM IST

Gas leak from Rashtriya Chemical Fertiliser plant in Chembur spooks Mumbai

It was later found that the gas leakage started at Rashtriya Chemical Fertiliser plant in Chembur. 

Sep 19, 2019, 23:56 PM IST

7 persons, including 4 sanitation workers, die of suffocation cleaning Gujarat hotel drain

Seven people, including four sanitation workers, allegedly died of suffocation while cleaning a closed septic tank of a hotel in Dabhoi town of Vadodara district in Gujarat on Saturday.

Jun 15, 2019, 11:54 AM IST

China: 8 killed due to carbon dioxide leak on cargo ship

The cause of the leak is under investigation, state-run China Daily reported.

May 25, 2019, 18:46 PM IST

Three killed, 2 serious after gas leak at a factory in Unnao

Two workers jumped into the tank to save their fellow workers but also got in contact with the gas and are now serious. 

Jul 30, 2018, 16:25 PM IST

8 killed in gas leak at southern China steel mill

Gas leaking from a pipeline at a steel mill in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong killed eight people and injured 10 early today, local authorities reported.

Feb 05, 2018, 13:26 PM IST

Mumbai: Here is why roads were blocked, power supply and Internet services snapped in Chembur today

In May 2016, more than 100 students were admitted to hospitals after a gas leak near a school in south Delhi.

Jul 31, 2017, 15:03 PM IST