Punjab Live: Ammonia gas tanker leaks in Ludhiana , Around 14 dead, 100 injured


According to police report around 14 people died while about 100 people others injured in case of when ammonia gas
leaked in Ludhiana
on Saturday.

The gas leaked during when the tanker got stuck under a flyover on the Doraha Bypass Road along a canal, about 25 kms from here, they said.

Doraha Police Station’s SHO Rajnish Kumar Sood said, 6 people died due to inhaling of the gas. The dyed body has been brought to a hospital in Ludhiana.

According to police statement around 100 other persons complained of breathing problem due to inhaling of the gas. The inhabitants of this village came out of their houses after the gas leaking from tanker spread in and around Doraha,

Many of people those were injured brought in hospital for admit in Doraha, Khannaand Ludhiana. The police said, the tanker, bearing registration number of Gujarat was going from Ludhiana side. the police said.

Senior civil and police officers have taken stock of the situation after investigation the spot.