India: Boiler blast incident occur in the town of Unchahar, Uttar Pradesh India. Here at newly commissioned 500 megawatt unit of the “Feroze Gandhi Unchahar” coal fired power plant at NTPC killed more then 29 peoples and injured more then 85 people as per media reports. Still no proper report is issued by official team of power plant. As per media reports the workers may have been working to clean bottom ash from the inside of a coal fired boiler when the boiler exploded due to clinkers which formed into the furnace. Due to low quality of coal usage for burning, this is possible to have clinkers in the furnace. Indian media confirmed that More then 29 Killed in Boiler Blast at NTPC Plant India.
More then 29 Killed in Boiler Blast at NTPC Plant India
Here are some pictures of that incident.
The boiler pipe burst in the 500 MW electricity producing unit that started out operating in March on the plant in Unchahar, which is sort of 30 years vintage. A large hearth broke out and a huge ball of dirt rose after the explosion, making rescue difficult. The injured are being treated at two hospitals consisting of one within the NTPC campus. people with the worst burn accidents are being taken to hospitals in Lucknow, around a hundred and ten km away. The Unchahar plant started generating strength in 1988 with 5 gadgets of 210 MW every. The 6th unit become commissioned this year. Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted to say that officials are ensuring that normalcy is restored. “Deeply pained by means of the coincidence at the NTPC plant in Raebareli. My mind are with the bereaved families. may also the injured get better quick.