According to sources, Fire
breaks out at the HPCL
plant in Visakhapatnam, no
Frenzy followed after a fire breaks out at
the treatment facility of Hindustan
Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL)
here on Tuesday, however no quick losses
were accounted for. Thick tufts of smoke
and flares were seen ascending from the
On getting news about the episode, the
police hurried to the spot and emptied
individuals from that point. As per sources,
the fire broke out at the recently built
square in the HPCL premises. Fire tenders
have been hurried to the spot.
As per sources, the fire ejected in the
rough refining unit in the HPCL old
A crisis alarm was promptly sounded
following which the representatives and
laborers hurried out of the unit.
"There was a stunning sound like an
impact and there was a chunk of fire. The
alarm was sounded and we as a whole
came heading out to wellbeing," a few
specialists said, emerging from the plant.
According to data, an impact announced at
Unit-3 plant in HPCL. Five fire tenders are
available at the spot. More fire tenders are
being hurried. The reason for the
occurrence is yet to be found out, says
DCP Aishwarya Rastogi.
"A fire episode happened in one of the
rough handling units of HPCL's Visakha
Refinery today. Wellbeing measures and
putting out fires was initiated right away.
The fire has been quenched. There is no
loss and no danger to the general
population. Other treatment facility
activities are typical," said HPCL in an