Gas leak tragedy: CM YS Jagan departs to Visakhapatnam
Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy left Visakhapatnam from Vijayawada on Thursday to assess the situation of gas leak at LG Polymers near RR Venkatapuram village. He will be interacting with affected people, who are undergoing treatment in various hospitals.
On knowing about the gas leak tragedy, the CM briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the measures taken by the district administration like shifting the people to hospitals and safer places and neutralising the gas so that it may not spread to other villages. Seven died after inhaling styrene gas leaked from the chemical plant.