Gujarat: Fire at Vapi industrial estate, two workers dead - The New Indian Express

Gujarat: Fire at Vapi industrial estate, two workers dead

Published: 26th January 2013 04:33 PM

Last Updated: 26th January 2013 04:33 PM

Two workers died at a fire at a chemical factory in GIDC industrial estate here today.

The mishap took place at Fine Hydrochem, GIDC Phase 3, police said.

Divyas Patel (27) and Hasmukh Hadpati (30), the deceased workers, were doing a welding job at a tank where the fire broke out. Both hailed from villages near Vapi, police said.

Police suspect that no adequate safety measures were in place at the factory. Further probe is on.

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