Reliance Industries Ltd has clarified with reference to 'Fire at Reliance rubber plant in Vadodara, three dead' and 'Fire accident at Reliance's PBR plant in Baroda, 3 workers died' Source: www.indianexpress.com and Gujarat Samachar - November 29, 2018 and November 30, 2018 respectively. The company has said that in an unfortunate incident Thursday morning, a fire broke out in PBR2 plant of the Vadodara complex.
The fire was restricted to one section of the plant and timely action by Reliance firefighting team helped in quickly extinguishing the fire.
Unfortunately, three contract workers who were injured latter succumbed to injuries, despite the best efforts of the medical team. Our prayers and sympathies are with their families in their time of grief and will support the family to overcome their personal tragedy.
While an investigation will be conducted to ascertain the reasons of the fire, the rest of the complex is continuing with normal operations.
Shares of RELIANCE INDUSTRIES LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.1168.2 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 1170. The total number of shares traded during the day was 454515 in over 16103 trades.
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