The fire started from a part of the Group Gathering Stations (GGS) number three of ONGC’s Assam Asset at Geleki in Sibsagar durning midnight.
The fire quickly spread through the entire GGS burning thousands of tonnes of oil. It took many hours for the ONGC’s fire department to extinguish the flame.
Bodies of two workers were found from the spot, while their names have not been revealed thus far. Senior officials have hurried to the spot.