The gas leak started at the Katiyar Cold Storage in Shivrajpur area of Kanpur earlier in the afternoon. In the resulting explosion, the roof of the structure collapsed.
Two persons—an Indian Navy sailor and a civilian—died and two others were hospitalised when toxic gas leaked during maintenance work on the INS Vikramaditya aircraft carrier at Karwar in Karnataka
The survivors of the Union Carbide gas leak said they will continue with their battle for punishment to the guilty corporations and for additional compensation for the victims.
Set amidst the real-life Bhopal disaster that had occurred on December 2–3, 1984, the movie, directed by Ravi Kumar, is a narration of the story from perspective of a rickshaw driver in Bhopal.
The process of "cement plugging" the leak of high pressure inflammable gas began on Sunday, a day after it was reported at an oil rig of state-owned ONGC at Bombay High.
Amnesty has called on the Dow Chemical Co. to appear before a Bhopal court to explain why Union Carbide ignored summons in the 1984 gas leak case.
Five persons were killed and ten injured after an explosion occurred at the Alang ship breaking yard in Bhavnagar district in Gujarat.
Six people, including two Deputy General Managers, were killed and over 30 people fell ill when poisonous gas leaked in Steel Authority of India's Bhilai Plant in Durg district of Chhattisgarh on Thursday.
When firefighters say the area is safe, he said, investigators will conduct a pressure test on the pipe to find the location of the leak that may have caused the blast.
The two five-story buildings at the northwest corner of 116th Street and Park Avenue in Harlem collapsed in the explosion around 9 am, they said.
Tamil Nadu's Pollution Control Board closed the smelter until further notice last month and said a sensor in the smelter's smokestack showed sulphur dioxide levels were more than double the permitted concentration.