Fire breaks out in Gujarat oil pipeline

Fire breaks out in Gujarat oil pipeline
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First Published: Thu, Feb 01 2007. 02 58 PM IST
Updated: Thu, Feb 01 2007. 02 58 PM IST
 
AHMEDABAD:A fire in an oil pipeline in Gujarat killed four workers and injured 19 early on February1 an official said.
“The fire was quickly brought under control. There is absolutely no impact on the refinery,” a spokesman for refiner Essar Oil Ltd. which operated the pipeline said.The cause of the fire in the pipeline, which carries oil from a jetty to Essar’s refinery in Gujarat, was not immediately known, he said.The refinery had been running at a rate of 150,000 barrels a day.
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First Published: Thu, Feb 01 2007. 02 58 PM IST
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