Category : Fire

Five people died in a fire at ONGC Uran plant on September 3; natural gas supply to Mumbai affected

At least five people lost their lives when a major fire broke out at a gas processing unit of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) plant at Uran, Navi Mumbai on September 3. Similarly, 11 others also received injuries and were rushed to hospital for medical assistance. ONGC fire services and crisis management team immediately reached the ….

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4 injured after a gas tank exploded at HPC plant in Unnao on Sept 12

Around four people were injured after a gas tank exploded at Hindustan Petroleum Corporation plant in Dahi Chowki area near Kanpur-Lucknow highway in Unnao district, Uttar Pradesh on September 12. Two other tankers beside the gas tank also caught fire. The incident took place around 11:30 in the morning. As soon as the incident was ….

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A fire broke out in a rear power car of Chandigarh-Kochuveli Express on Sept 6

A fire broke out in a rear power car of Chandigarh-Kochuveli Express at Platform Number eight on New Delhi railway station on September 6. This incident took place around 1:40 in the afternoon. As soon as the fire was reported twelve fire tenders rushed towards the spot to douse off the flames. Police officials, as ….

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Fire broke out in an oil godown in Punjabi Bagh area of New Delhi.

A massive fire broke out at a lubricant oil godown in New Delhi’s Punjabi Bagh area during the afternoon hours of September 7. It was a horrendous moments for the people of Punjabi Bagh area of New Delhi when a massive fire broke out at an engine oil warehouse during the afternoon hours of September ….

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21 dead and 27 injured in a firecracker factory blast at Batala

21 people died and 27 were injured in a blast which took place in a three-storey firecracker factory in Batala, Punjab on September 4 around 3.30 in the afternoon. As soon as the incident was reported, fire tenders, teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) were immediately ….

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1 dead and 4 injured in a cylinder blast in Malad

On September 2, in a tragic incident, 4 people were injured and 1 person was injured in a cylinder blast which further led to a fire and a wall collapse in MHB colony, Malwani in Malad. The incident took place around 9 in the morning, as soon as the resident noticed this incident they immediately ….

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A fire broke out at TNEB head office on August 21

On August 21 a massive fire broke out at Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB) Head Office. The substation is situated opposite to Chennai police commissioner’s office in Egmore. Three employees of the TNEB staff suffered severe burns during this incident. The incident took place around 9:30 in the morning. As soon as the incident was ….

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Alliance Air -9643 made an emergency landing on Aug-19

Jaipur-bound Alliance aircraft, with over 59 people on board, safely at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi on August 19 following a nose landing gear problem due to which the aircraft caught fire. However, the fire was doused off within a short period of time. Luckily no casualties were reported in this mishap. ….

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A massive fire broke out at AIIMS on August 17

A massive fire broke out on the first to the fifth floor of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) building in New Delhi on August 17. The incident took place around 5 in the evening. As soon as the fire was noticed by the locals they immediately informed the fire tenders. Within a short ….

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A massive fire engulfed Mulund’s HDFC Bank

Fire incidents have become very common in the nation’s financial capital in recent years. Recently, another fire incident took place in Mulund’s HDFC Bank on August 4, 2019, in the wee hours at about 3.30 a.m. According to the reports, the cause of the fire is said to be a short circuit in the bank ….

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