Vizag Gas Leak: 2 Dead, 4 Hospitalized After Gas Leakage At Pharmaceutical Factory


2 People died and 4 injured and hospitalized as Gas leaked at Sailor Life Sciences facility in Vizag, Andhra Pradesh. The gas leaked was Benzimidazole. 

Talking to the press, senior police officer Uday Kumar said, the gas leaking has not spread anywhere else and it is currently under control. The Gas leakage happened at around 11.30 pm on June 29. The Pharmaceuticals factory was shut immediately as a precaution method said Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy officer. Chief Minister also inquired about the incident. 

In the month of May, a similar yet major gas leak at LG Polymers plant in Vizag occurred. In that incident, over 12 people died and over 500 people were hospitalized.