CHLORINE GAS

  • Kolkata: 60 fall ill after chlorine gas leak from cylinder March 14, 2013

    Kolkata: At least 60 people fell ill following leakage of chlorine gas from a cylinder while being loaded on a truck at Chitpur in north Kolkata on Thursday. Seven cylinders were being loaded on a truck from a godown when leakage began from one cylinder with labourers handling them suffering...
  • Mumbai Chlorine leak raises safety concerns July 14, 2010

    On Wednesday, gas leak from a chlorine cylinder left 100 people hospitalised in Mumbai. ...
  • Army joins Bhiwandi gas leak probe, 3,500 evacuated July 24, 2009

    Bhiwandi: Military experts arrived in Bhiwandi near Mumbai on Friday to assist the civil administration probing a chlorine gas leak the day before. At least 59 people fell seriously ill after inhaling the fumes. The incident forced the evacuation of 3,500 people, officials said. According to Sudesh Punyarthi, chief of...