Massive fire breaks out at Indian Navy warship

Massive fire breaks out at Indian Navy warship
Shares

MUMBAI: Massive fire breaks out at Indian Navy warship, Indian media has reported.

One person died after a massive fire broke out at an under-construction Navy warship 'Visakhapatnam' at Mazagaon Dockyard on Friday evening.

"A minor fire incident took place on Yard 12704 (Visakhapatnam), the first of class of Project 15 B during grinding operations in tank at MDL today at around 1600 hrs. The fire was brought under control by 1900 Hrs," said Mazagaon Dock Shipbuilding in a release.

"One contract worker unfortunately succumbed possibly due to asphyxia and burn injury and another suffered minor burns.

An enquiry has been constituted to ascertain the cause of fire," it added.

More from this category