Tinsukia/Dibrugarh, July 22
An enormous blast occurred close to the Oil India Limited’s Baghjan properly in Assam’s Tinsukia district on Wednesday, injuring three overseas consultants concerned within the dousing of the properly fireplace raging for over a month.
The consultants have been rushed to a hospital at Dibrugarh, Oil India Limited’s senior supervisor, public affairs, Jayanata Bormudoi, stated.
The consultants have been recognized as Anthony Steven Reynolds, Doug Dallas and Craig Neil Duncan, he stated.
The blast occurred when the consultants have been on their option to open the spool of the properly earlier than placing up the blow out preventer (BOP) that lastly douses the fireplace, Bormudoi stated.
The properly has been spewing fuel since May 28 and a fireplace has been raging within the space since June 9 by which two firefighters misplaced their lives.
The dousing operation has been referred to as off at Baghjan after the blast.
The reason for the blast, its scale and nature are being ascertained, the official stated. PTI