Visakhapatnam: There is panic in the city after reports of another gas leak surfaced. This incident started doing rounds late yesterday. The alleged leakage from a company resulting in around 4 persons suffering irritation and breathlessness was reported. However, the local police have confirmed that there was no gas leakage as the plant was closed since the lockdown 1 started in April this year.
During the early morning of 7 May 2020, Styrene gas leaked from LG Polymers plant in Visakhapatnam during the early hours, killing 11 people and affecting hundreds of others.
Times Now's Sowmith Yakkati gets more details.