At least seven people, including one child, were dead after a gas leakage was reported from LG polymers chemical plant in Andhra Pradesh’s Visakhapatnam early on Thursday. Here are some of the horrific visuals of Vizag gas leak :
The incident led to panic among locals in the 3km-radius area. Many people have seen lying unconscious on roads while some faced breathing difficulties. In the wake of the situation in Visakhapatnam, PM Modi also called for a meeting of the National Disaster Response Force (NDMA). He also spoke to Andhra Pradesh CM regarding the situation in Visakhapatnam and has assured all help and support.
Many including politicians, poured their condolences for the deceased and prayed for the safety of others.