Breaking: Baghjan fire in Assam doused


GUWAHATI: The fire at Baghjan Oil well of the Oil India Limited (OIL) in Assam’s Tinsukia district has been finally doused.

On May 27 this year, a blowout occurred after the well suddenly became active while OIL was carrying out workover operations in the gas-producing well Baghjan-5 under Baghjan Oilfield. The well caught fire on June 9. On June 10, two people had died in the massive fire at the mishap site.