ONGC crisis team battling Ankleshwar well fire

The fire broke out at ONGC's onshore well in Olpad area

Surat: The crisis management team (CMT) of the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) continued to battle on Sunday the blaze that broke out during repair operations at an onshore well in south Gujarat late on Saturday, an official said. The fire broke out at ONGC’s onshore well in Olpad area “At least 12 people, seven of them from CMT, More...

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