A fire broke out at Steel Authority of India’s (SAIL) Bhilai Steel Plant in Chhattisgarh and there was no loss of lives or injury to people. A fire was reported at Tar Distillation Unit of the plant in its coke ovens and coal chemicals (CO&CC) department.
SAIL is India’s largest steel producing company. The company is among the five Maharatnas of the country’s Central Public Sector Enterprises. The company has five integrated steel plants, three special plants, and one subsidiary in different parts of the country.