Fire Breaks Out at ONGC Plant in Gujarat, Operation Disrupted

A fire broke out at an Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) plant here in Surat in early hours on September 24.

However according to the officail statement, the fire at Hazira Plant has been completely extinguished and efforts are being made to resume normal operations at the earliest.

“Around 3 am, 3 consecutive blasts took place at ONGC Hazira Plant which led to the fire. Firefighters present at spot. No casualty reported so far. The activity of depressurizing the pressurized gas system underway by ONGC officials,” Dr Dhaval Patel, Surat collector, said.