4 killed in a fire accident at ONGC Uran plant in Navi Mumbai
In a major fire accident at ONGC Uran plant in Navi Mumbai, four personnel were reportedly dead while three others were injured. Those injured were admitted to nearby hospitals for immediate treatment.
As per the police officials, the fire accident took place at Uran area which is neighbouring to Navi Mumbai.
The official twitter twitter of ONGC has reported the incident. The statement stated "A fire broke out in stormwater drainage early morning today in Uran oil & gas processing plant.ONGC fire services & crisis management team immediately pressed into action. Fire is being contained. No impact on Oil processing. Gas diverted to Hazira Plant. The situation is being assessed."
It has been reported that this major fire has been put off in two hours time by the ONGC's robust crisis mitigation preparedness.
ONGC also stated that "We are extremely sad to have lost 4 precious lives-3 CISF jawans and a senior ONGC officer in the unfortunate fire incident in Uran Plant today in spite of valiant efforts made to contain the blaze in less than 2 hrs time. ONGC expresses its heartfelt condolence to bereaved families."