A major fire has broken out in an oil well of the Oil and Natural Gas Commission Limited (ONGC) at Bebejiya in Assam’s Golaghat district.

According to media reports, the fire broke out on Wednesday due to gas leakage in the oil well.

The fire broke out on Wednesday.

There has been no report of any injuries or casualties.

After receiving the news, police and ONGC officials rushed to the site of the incident.

The locals are worried about the fire which is yet to be doused

The villagers of the area have expressed fear that if the authorities fail to douse the fire on time, it might create a dangerous situation like that of Baghjan in the Tinsukia district.

It took several months to douse the fire at Baghjan.

Also read: Assam: Baghjan fire completely doused after 172 days


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