Assam oil well

Assam oil well fire: NGT rejects objections raised by Oil India

Oil India had raised doubts over the findings of the committee headed by former high court judge B P Katakey saying its report was based on desk research and secondary data

published on : 8th August 2020

Assam blaze: OIL urges pollution board to revoke oil field closure notice, may move court

The state PCB issued the “closure notice” on Friday taking note of the “blowout” – or uncontrolled emission of natural gas – at an oil well at Baghjan on May 27 and resultant fire there on June 9.

published on : 21st June 2020

After oil well fire, OIL’s production hit by ‘agitation’

A massive fire that broke out from the oil well at Baghjan on June 9 was still raging as natural gas was being fed by the well’s oil.

published on : 13th June 2020

'Roadmap' ready to douse Assam oil well fire

The Singapore-based emergency management firm has been trying to plug the leakage of gas and oil condensate for more than two weeks.

published on : 12th June 2020

7000 shifted, 35 houses burnt as Assam well fire rages on

The fire in around 200 meters periphery has completely burnt about 15 houses, while another 15 houses have been partially affected.

published on : 11th June 2020

Three days post Assam oil well explosion, natural gas emission still on

 Three days after an explosion occurred at an oil well in Assam’s Tinsukia district on Wednesday, the emission of natural gas from the well still continued on Saturday.

published on : 31st May 2020