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Gas leak in a chemical plant in Tarapur, 4 dead

Press Trust of India
Sep 20, 2011 at 11:23pm IST

Thane: Four employees of an industrial plant died and three were critical following the leakage of gas at the Tarapur Industrial Estate in Thane on Tuesday night, police said.

According to them, hydrogen sulphide gas leaked from a plant belonging to Sequential Scientific Limited. While four workers died, three were admitted to a local hospital in an unconscious state, police said.

Two of the deceased have been identified as Haresh Yadav and Vishnu Singh.

Gas leak in a chemical plant in Tarapur, 4 dead

Three plant workers have been admitted to a local hospital in Thane in an unconscious state, police said.

The leakage has been plugged and a rescue team has been rushed to the factory for relief operations, police said.

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