In an unfortunate incident at around 10.30 am, today in SAIL Bhilai Steel Plant, there was a fire in gas pipe Iine of Coke Oven Battery Complex No II during a scheduled maintenance job. Some persons working at the site sustained burn injury.
Injured persons were immediately rushed to the BSP hospital for medical care and aid. Meanwhile, the fire has been controlled. So far, 9 persons have lost their lives and 14 are undergoing medical treatment. All resources have been mobilized to provide adequate care to the injured.
SAIL collective stands by the families of the affected and will ensure that and no stone is left unturned in providing all kinds of support.
Shares of STEEL AUTHORITY OF INDIA LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.63.3 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 64.5. The total number of shares traded during the day was 1820254 in over 4921 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 66.35 and intraday low of 61.75. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 116754522.