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Massive explosion in chemical plant in Visakhapatnam pharma city; 4 injured

Visakhapatnam district collector V Vinay Chand said according to preliminary investigations, there were five reactors in the plant and one of them exploded.
The accident happened at the solvents’ recovery unit of Visakha Solvents Ltd, which recovers waste solvents from pharmaceutical units(ANI photo)
The accident happened at the solvents’ recovery unit of Visakha Solvents Ltd, which recovers waste solvents from pharmaceutical units(ANI photo)
Updated on Jul 14, 2020 08:37 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | BySrinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Meenakshi Ray

Andhra: Covid-19 claims 41 lives, 54 new cases reported in 24 hours

An official bulletin released by the state health department on Friday said out of the three fresh deaths, two and one were reported from Kurnool and Visakhapatnam districts, respectively.
On Friday, 11 new Covid-19 positive cases were recorded in Visakhapatnam, taking the total count to 57 along with one death.(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
On Friday, 11 new Covid-19 positive cases were recorded in Visakhapatnam, taking the total count to 57 along with one death.(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Updated on May 08, 2020 06:17 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | BySrinivasa Rao Apparasu

Unconscious people, animals turning grey: Scenes outside Vizag plant

Not just human beings, hundreds of cattle, poultry birds, dogs and cats were lying motionless on the roads following white fumes of styrene that engulfed the villages in a radius of about 3 km from the chemical plant.
An unconscious woman affected by styrene vapour leak from a polymer plant, being carried to a hospital for treatment, in Visakhapatnam on May 7, 2020.(PTI)
An unconscious woman affected by styrene vapour leak from a polymer plant, being carried to a hospital for treatment, in Visakhapatnam on May 7, 2020.(PTI)
Updated on May 07, 2020 07:11 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | BySrinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi

11 dead in Vizag gas leak, Andhra CM announces Rs 1 crore compensation: Latest updates

Andhra Pradesh DGP Damodar Goutam Sawang on Thursday told reporters that the gas now has been neutralised.
Visakhapatnam: Affected people being taken to a hospital for treatment after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village.(PTI)
Visakhapatnam: Affected people being taken to a hospital for treatment after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village.(PTI)
Updated on May 07, 2020 03:51 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent | Edited by Sparshita Saxena

Six dead, 30 injured in explosion at chemical plant in eastern China

Around the time of the explosion, China’s earthquake administration reported a 2.2-magnitude tremor in Lianyungang, a city near the Yancheng blast.
Medical staff, as well as personnel from the public security bureau and fire department have been sent to the scene, they added.(Getty Images / Photo used for representational purpose)
Medical staff, as well as personnel from the public security bureau and fire department have been sent to the scene, they added.(Getty Images / Photo used for representational purpose)
Updated on Mar 21, 2019 05:34 PM IST
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Beijing | ByAgence France-Presse

Explosion near chemical plant in China leaves 22 dead, injures several

The incident near Hebei Shenghua Chemical Co. in Zhangjiakou, a city some 200 kilometres (124 miles) northwest of Beijing, burned 50 large and small trucks, the local propaganda department said on its Weibo social media account.
Damaged houses are seen on the following day at the site of an explosion at a machinery plant, in Liaoyuan, Jilin province, China onNovember 24, 2018.(Reuters/Representative Image)
Damaged houses are seen on the following day at the site of an explosion at a machinery plant, in Liaoyuan, Jilin province, China onNovember 24, 2018.(Reuters/Representative Image)
Updated on Nov 28, 2018 08:09 AM IST
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Beijing | ByAgence France-Presse

China factory blast kills 2, injures 24

At least 41 houses were damaged in the blast and a subsequent fire which began shortly before midnight on Friday. The cause of the explosion was not released, but officials said they have ruled out terrorism.
Damaged houses are seen on the following day at the site of an explosion at a machinery plant, in Liaoyuan, Jilin province, China.(REUTERS)
Damaged houses are seen on the following day at the site of an explosion at a machinery plant, in Liaoyuan, Jilin province, China.(REUTERS)
Updated on Nov 24, 2018 02:04 PM IST
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Beijing | ByReuters

BPCL refinery blast in Mumbai: Thousands of project-affected people fear for their safety

Smoke billows from the BPCL refinery in Mumbai.(Vijayanand Gupta/HT Photo)
Smoke billows from the BPCL refinery in Mumbai.(Vijayanand Gupta/HT Photo)
Published on Aug 09, 2018 12:35 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | BySagar Pillai, Mumbai

3 dead in blast at chemical plant near Mumbai: A look at India’s worst industrial disasters

From Chasnala mining disaster to NTPC blast, a look at major industrial disasters in India
Smoke billowing out of NTPC's Unchahar Power Plant in UP’s Raebareli after a blast. Thirty-four people died in the accident.(PTI file photo)
Smoke billowing out of NTPC's Unchahar Power Plant in UP’s Raebareli after a blast. Thirty-four people died in the accident.(PTI file photo)
Updated on Mar 09, 2018 10:28 AM IST
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