Fire breaks out at Mettur Thermal power plant

Chennai: A fire broke out at the conveyor belt at the Mettur thermal power plant. Sources said no one was injured in the fire mishap, which was put out in two hours.

Police said the fire broke out in the conveyor belt near the bunker area of the plant. However, fire fighters present within the plant rushed to the spot and doused the blaze.

Officials said that there was no damage to any other unit in the thermal power plant and power production was not disrupted due to the fire.


NT Bureau