Thursday, November 23 2017

November 1, 2017

16 people killed and 100 injured in explosion at NTPC plant in Raebareli district

In a blast in a under trial power production unit of Firoz Gandhi Thermal Power Plant Unchahar of NTPC in Raebareli district, 16 persons have been killed and about 100 others are injured.Mr Arvind Kumar,Principal Secretary Home of the State has said that relief and rescue operation is in full swing. He has said that a team of NDRF consisting 32 rescuers has reached Unchahar from Lucknow to conduct relief and rescue operation. He said they are fully equipped.UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced financial assistance to the next kin of deceased and injured.