UPL Limited has announced that unfortunately a serious fire broke out in a plant in shutdown condition in the early hours of this morning at our Jhagadia unit in Gujarat. Our emergency response team and local fire brigade have already brought the fire under control. 21 people received treatment at the local hospital and 13 are already discharged with minor treatment. There is no fatality reported.
The company also thanked the local administration, neighbouring industries and fire brigade for their timely support.
Shares of UPL Limited was last trading in BSE at Rs.539.85 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 552.6. The total number of shares traded during the day was 165316 in over 3621 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 560.7 and intraday low of 537. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 90997864.