ONGC's 46-year-old ship explodedOil and Natural Gas Corporation – ONGC in a ship of Cochin exploded here on Tuesday. After this blast in ONGC ship, there was a fire all over. At least 5 people died in the accident. More than 10 people have been injured. The fire is under control. It is said that this ONGC ship named is Sagar Bhushan which is 46 years old. It was taken about a month ago for repairs to the shipyard.

Kochi Police Commissioner M.P. Dinesh said the blast in ONGC Ship happened at 11 o’clock in the morning. About 20 people were working on the ONGC ship at the time of the accident. Most of the people killed were Daily Labours and Workers. He further said that the vessel was filled with smoke because of the fire, due to which some people died due to this reason. The police commissioner said the order has been given to investigate the incident.

In the initial reports, it has been reported that inside the water tank the ship was blasted

 ONGC's 46-year-old ship exploded

In the initial reports, it has been reported that inside the water tank the ship was blasted. Two dead are from Kerela.The other two who trapped inside have been taken out safely. The spokesperson of Cochin Shipyard Limited told that two persons were trapped in the ship after the fire, the rescue team who reached the spot was taken out. All the injured have been admitted to the local hospital.

Central Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari have expressed Sympathy to the families who were killed in the accident. He said that he spoke to the managing director of Cochin Shipyard. All the medical facilities have been instructed to provide the injured people. Gadkari has also ordered an inquiry into the incident from the concerned agency.

In this incident, even those who did not have any fault, they died.Like others, they also came to work like everybody does. The government cannot do anything else by giving some money, instead, The government must have to take important steps so that at least as possible people got damaged or harmed. The people who have died cannot come back, but the government must have to provide a job opportunity for their family.

Even government must have to understand someone’s loss cannot be filled in any way.Then take that steps which will be fruitful to everyone.


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