At least six workers died and five others were in critical condition after some poisonous gas leaked in a steel plant in Tadepatri division of Anantapur district, Andhra Pradesh.
The steel plant where the accident took place is Gerdau Steel India Limited.
Emergency personnel were rushed to the site of the accident and the injured have been taken to hospital.
Gerdau is a leading producer of long steel in the USA and one of the largest suppliers of special steel in the world. It has industrial operations in 14 countries in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Gerdau’s Indian steel plant is situated at Tadipatri, Andhra Pradesh and has an installed capacity of 3 lakh tons of steel production per year. Read More
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