Gas leaks from borewell in West Godavari district
An unidentified gas has leaked from a drinking water borewell while workers were removing old pipes to replace with new ones at the residence of Nageshwara Rao in Vemavaram village of Achanta mandal in West Godavari district.
As the gas was leaking from the borewell, residents living close to the house of Nageshwar panicked and ran for safety. On receiving information, the police, fire and ONGC personnel rushed to the spot. The ONGC staff are in the job of arresting the leakage of the gas from the borewell. According to reports, there are gas reserves in Achanta mandal.