BY A STAFF REPORTER :Around seven persons died and over 23 injured as reports began to pour in on the blast at Neyveli Lignite Corporation plant in Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu. Explosion took place at the stage 2 of the boiler and the injured were taken to NLC Hospital. Authorities fear that many workers are still stuck inside the plant. Rescue operations are underway. ANM News spoke to a few engineers and officials of NLC who survived the blast and found out that pressure temperature of the boiler was not properly maintained. “We fear that senior officials left it on to junior who did not maintain strict checks on maintenance and safety,” a NLC told ANM News.
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