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Bhilai plant blast: NHRC notice to Steel Ministry, SAIL chief

An explosion took place at the state-owned Steel Authority of India Limited's (SAIL) Bhilai plant in Chattisgarh's Durg district Tuesday, leaving nine dead and 14 injured. Two more had succumbed to injuries later at a hospital.

Bhilai Steel Plant mishap toll 12, probe says dangers not assessed during maintenance work

Reports suggests that there was gas in the pipeline during the maintenance procedure and a spark that emanated from a metal plate reacted with the gas to cause the fire.


Coming soon: a basketball Chak De! set in Chhattisgarh

To be based on success story of Chhattisgarh women’s team.

In steel flagships, 100 workers died in last 2 years, post mortem goes on

SAIL described it as a “freak accident”, the first such event in 50 years.

Safety, the unknown in Chhattisgarh industries

In the dank and dark underground coal mines of north Chhattisgarh, over 60 metres below the surface, a notice on the walls asks miners to lie down in the event of a blast.

All but four injured in gas leak discharged from hospital in Bhilai

SAIL Chairman has ordered a high-level enquiry by experts from outside, who will also recommend an action plan for future.


Gas continues to leak from Bhilai steel plant; three faint while detecting source

What is clear is that the water pipeline, which was supplying water to the gas cleaning plants for the blast furnace, had burst.

Gas source yet to be plugged, Bhilai plant continues to leak

Gas leak in Bhilai Steel Plant continues, six deaths recorded. Plant officials to order a high-level probe.

SAIL says casualty unlikely to rise after 6 die in Bhilai gas leakage

Last evening, due to leakage of poisonous carbon monoxide gas from blast furnace, 36 employees got affected, of which six died.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoles deaths at Bhilai plant; assures CM of assistance

Modi also spoke to the Home Minister Rajnath Singh and directed that the Centre to coordinate with the State Government's relief operation.