The leak occurred when the plant was restored after the introduction of quarantine restrictions.
In India, near the city of Vishakhapatnam, a poisonous volatile substance leaked at the LG Polymers chemical plant. This was reported by the publication TOI Vizag on Twitter.
So, as a result of the incident, eight people were killed, hundreds of people were taken to the hospital. The leak occurred when the plant was reopened after quarantine began on March 24th.
Rescuers predict that toxic fumes will spread within a radius of three kilometers, authorities will evacuate people from nearby areas.