Mumbai: A fire broke out at the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) plant at neighbouring Navi Mumbai on Thursday evening, police said.
Two employees have sustained burn injuries due to the mishap and the exact cause of the fire was yet to be ascertained.
The injured employees have been used to nearby a hospital.
Soon after the incident, the company took to Twitter and informed that a fire near effluent treatment of ONGC Urban plant was reported which was extinguished with prompt action by ONGC and CISF.
There was fire near effluent treatmentUran Plant; extinguished with prompt action by ONGC & . 2 persons sustained Burn injuries. one discharged; other being treated at Burn speciality hospital, Mumbai. Reason for fire being investigated.
— Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) (@ONGC_)
As per officials, the fire which broke out at around 6:15 pm today was brought under control within half an hour.
Police also informed that at least seven fire tenders rushed to the spot to douse the fire soon after the incident was reported.
(This is a developing story. More details awaited.)