Massive blast at an oil field in Assam, Tinsukia district:
Guwahati, May 27: Amid nationwide Coronavirus lockdown, a massive blast occurred at an oil field in Assam, Tinsukia district on Wednesday.
The incident took place at Baghjan oil field.
According to the reports, the blast occurred due to some technical problems.
The blast occurred when the operational work at the oil field was going on.
Following the blast, more than 10 fire tenders from Tinsukia, Dibrugarh, Duiajan, and the officials of district administration, police have rushed to the area and engaged to control the situation.
However, the district administration has evacuated at least 25 families and employees of the oil field from the area.
There is no report of any casualty in the incident so far.
Meanwhile, locals create chaos on oil emissions from the site.