Fire at RTPS conveyor belt

Fire and Emergency Services Department personnel extinguish the fire which broke out in a conveyor belt in the coal section of RTPS at Shakthinagar, Raichur. DH photo

Fire broke out at CHP-1 conveyor belt at Raichur Termal Power Station's (RTPS) coal section in the wee hours of Wednesday.

The conveyor belt supplies coal to power generation units. A 500-metre belt, cables and motors were gutted in the incident. 

The RTPS, YTPS and the personnel of Fire and Emergency Services Department extinguished the fire. The cause for the fire is yet to be ascertained. A team has been set up to find out the cause, an officer told DH.

Narendra Modi or Rahul Gandhi? Who will win the battle royale of the Lok Sabha Elections 2019


Get real-time news updates, views and analysis on Lok Sabha Elections 2019 on Deccanherald.com/news/lok-sabha-elections-2019 


Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram with #DHPoliticalTheatre for live updates on the Indian general elections 2019.

Liked the story?

  • 0

    Happy
  • 0

    Amused
  • 0

    Sad
  • 0

    Frustrated
  • 0

    Angry

Comments:

Fire at RTPS conveyor belt

0 comments

Write the first review for this !