baghjan oilfield
Jump to
7 Results Found
  • Fire at Assam's Oil India well extinguished after nearly 6 months Nov 16, 2020 07:45 PM IST

    Fire at Assam's Oil India well extinguished after nearly 6 months

    Officials had since been struggling to contain the blowout, even as black smoke continued to billow out of the well for months. Locals say they are relieved, but still wary as they were scared to go back.

  • Assam oilfield fire: Another explosion at Oil India Baghjan well, 3 foreign experts injured Jul 22, 2020 03:40 PM IST

    Assam oilfield fire: Another explosion at Oil India Baghjan well, 3 foreign experts injured

    The incident occurred as operations to douse the fire at Baghjan oilfield were underway.

  • Oil India suffers 638 tonnes oil, 0.46 mmscmd gas loss post Assam incident Jun 13, 2020 04:45 PM IST

    Oil India suffers 638 tonnes oil, 0.46 mmscmd gas loss post Assam incident

    Natural gas mixed with condensate started flowing uncontrollably from one of the wells of the company-operated Baghjan fields in Tinsukia district of Assam on May 27, 2020, leading to a blowout. The well caught fire on June 8, killing two fire fighters and injuring one.

  • Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan reviews fire situation at Oil India well in Assam Jun 10, 2020 08:15 PM IST

    Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan reviews fire situation at Oil India well in Assam

    Oil India Ltd's gas well in its Baghjan oilfield in Tinsukia district of Assam had a blowout or uncontrolled gas emission on May 27. The well caught fire on June 9 as the company brought in experts from the Singapore-based firm Alert Disaster Control to contain the blowout.

  • In pics | Explained: Massive fire at Assam's Baghjan oil well; here's all you need to know about the blowout Jun 10, 2020 08:07 PM IST

    In pics | Explained: Massive fire at Assam's Baghjan oil well; here's all you need to know about the blowout

    National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is undertaking a rescue operation at the site of an oil well that exploded and caught fire at Baghjan

  • Baghjan fire tragedy: PM Narendra Modi assures help to victims Jun 10, 2020 02:25 PM IST

    Baghjan fire tragedy: PM Narendra Modi assures help to victims

    "Gave details of Baghjan fire tragedy to PM Shri @narendramodi ji over phone. Also briefed him about emergency measures taken by @PetroleumMin, @OilIndiaLimited & state machinery. He assured of all possible help to resolve the situation & provide relief to victims," Sonowal tweeted.

  • Baghjan blowout: All you need to know about the 'uncontrollable' gas leak in Assam Jun 02, 2020 10:24 PM IST

    Baghjan blowout: All you need to know about the 'uncontrollable' gas leak in Assam

    Around 2,500 people have been evacuated from the nearby affected areas and are lodged in three relief camps.

Sections