Fire breaks out at OPTCL grid substation, no casualties
Dhenkanal: A major fire broke out at the grid substation of Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Limited in Dhenkanal district on Sunday. There was no report of any casualty in the incident in which a 315-MVA transformer caught fire.
At least 10 fire tenders were pressed into service to douse the flames. “About 6,000 litres of foam and 1 lakh litres of water was used to douse the blaze,” they said. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.