Major gas leak at pharma plant in Vizag
The benzimidazole gas leakage incident from the Sainor Life Sciences pharma company at Jawaharlal Nehru Pharma City (JNPC), Parawada in Visakhapatnam has claimed the lives of two workers.
Reports suggest that the incident took place when over 30 people were working in the pharma company.
Six workers have reportedly collapsed after inhaling the gas.
Narendra and Gowri Shankar are the victims.
Among the four hospitalised, the condition of one person is stated to be critical.
The true cause for the leakage of the gas is yet to be ascertained.
There are reports that there might be some technical reasons for the incident to take place.