Birganj, 26 August 2021 Thursday

Twelve workers, including ten Indians from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, were injured in an explosion near a boiler while working in a steel factory in Nepal’s Birgunj. Seven of them are in critical condition.

It has been told that work was going on in the plant of the finest steel factory in Birganj on Thursday afternoon. Meanwhile, MS Steel’s smelting boiler exploded and around 12 laborers working nearby were washed away.

Police and fire brigade reached the spot and brought the fire under control and the injured were admitted to the hospital. The incident is under investigation.