Massive Explosion In Gas Pipe Rocks Namrup Fertilizer Complex

Blast Site at Namrup
Blast Site at Namrup
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Namrup, May 19, 2019

A blast rocked two ammonia plant factories of Brahmaputra Valley Fertilizer Corporation Limited (BVFCL), also called as the Namrup Fertilizer, Complex located in Namrup on May 19th, 2019.

As per initial reports, the blast occurred inside a broiler compressor house in a gas pipe located at the two ammonia plant factories at 4:28 am on May 19th, 2019. Machines which were placed near the gas pipe were completely destroyed.

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The sound of the blast was heard at a radius of 15 kilometres, as per reports. No casualties have been reported so far.

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Blast site

More details awaited.