Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Steel
24-May-2019 13:18 IST
Fire at Bhilai Steel Plant’s Tar Distillation Unit

A fire was reported at Tar Distillation Unit of SAIL’s Bhilai Steel Plant in its Coke Ovens and Coal Chemicals (CO&CC) Department at 8.30 AM this morning. Immediately, the fire tenders were rushed to the site and the fire was controlled promptly.


There has been no loss of life or any injury to any of the persons working in or around the site. The reason for the fire is being probed into.


Meanwhile, there has not been any disruption in the Plant’s normal operation.