20 killed, 100 injured in NTPC power plant blast in UP
Thu, Nov 02, 2017, 07:04 AM
At least 20 people have been killed and nearly 100 more were injured in a boiler explosion in the state-run NTPC Ltd's Unchahar power plant in the city of Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh, on Wednesday. The blast, resulting from a burst pipe, led to a massive blaze, causing a delay in rescue operations. Victims were rushed to two hospitals including Lucknow hospital for medical treatment, but a number of those still trapped in the building remain unknown and the death toll is expected to rise.