One dead after fire breaks out at Penganga lift irrigation project

A worker died in a massive fire at the under-construction Penganga lift irrigation project in Adilabad district of Telangana on March 28. Several vehicles were also gutted in the fire. According to the Adilabad police, 50 persons who were working at the site managed to escape from the spot but one person, who was trapped, was burnt alive after a domestic cylinder exploded. A case is registered and further probe is underway.