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Disturbing, heartbreaking: Sportspersons react to Vizag gas leak

Indian athletes from across sports unite in expressing their horror at visuals emerging from Andhra Pradesh, where there was a gas leak from a chemical plant on Thursday morning.

By: Sports Desk | Updated: May 7, 2020 4:16:08 pm
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Sportspersons from across the country expressed their concern over the gas leak from a chemical plant in Andhra Pradesh’s Visakhapatnam on Thursday morning.

This was after eleven people, including a child, are dead and over hundreds have fallen ill following a gas leak from a chemical plant in Andhra Pradesh’s Visakhapatnam on Thursday morning.

People in the Gopalapatnam area, where the chemical plant is located, complained of irritation in eyes, breathlessness, nausea, and rashes on their bodies.

As many as 25 people are critical and close to 1000 people have been evacuated.

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