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Fire at ONGC Hazira Plant in Surat: There is no casualty or injury to any person, said Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC).

The powerful blast in the port of the Lebanese capital that took place last month claimed the lives of at least 190 people while over 6,000 were injured.

According to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister's Office (CMO), the Chief Minister directed the concerned officials to take up the rescue measures and admit the injured in nearby hospitals.

The operation is currently underway. No casualties have been reported so far.

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams are present at the spot. Fire flames continue to erupt from the gas well.

A large plume of dark smoke due to the fire was seen coming out from the godown.

Following the incident, five fire tenders rushed to the spot to douse the flames. No casualty or injuries have been reported so far.

As many as 32 fire tenders are present at the spot and firefighters are engaged in the operation to douse the fire.

As many as 14 people, including 13 fire brigade personnel, were injured in the factory fire incident that occurred in the Peeragarhi area here on Thursday. The fire had broken out in a factory on Thursday morning. Rescue operations by NDRF and fire personnel are underway.

"14 people have been injured in the incident, including 13 fire brigade personnel. The back portion of the building has collapsed. Fire though is under control now. Rescue operations continuing," said Rajendra Sagar, Additional DCP (Outer).