Tensions ran high in IDA Bollaram in Sangareddy district on Saturday with a massive fire accident in Vidya Organics, a Pharmaceutical Company. On-duty employees and workers ran out of the factory in a panic the fire intensifying within an hour.
Preliminary information has it that explosion in the reactor is the main reason behind the blast. While further information is awaited, it was learnt that a few workers were stuck in the fire. As of the information so far, eight people were injured who were rushed to the nearest hospital. Out of which three employees were reportedly critical.
Fire tenders from across the Sangareddy district and Hyderabad were rushed to spot to douse the fire and carry out the rescue operation. Reportedly, the police authorities are evacuating the nearby industries as the fire is yet to be brought under control.