Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Fire+at+Orugodawaththa+oil+storage+facility+contained
Sunday, 24 March 2013 - 19:26
Fire at Orugodawaththa oil storage facility contained
16

Shares
2,017

Views

A fire has erupted at an oil storage terminal located in Orugodawaththa.

According to the Managing Director of the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation Susantha Desilva the fire had been caused by a lightning strike which had occurred a short while ago.

However he also noted that the fire brigade has doused the fire which had erupted at storage terminal number 2.

Around 42,000 Metric tonnes of oil remains stored at terminal number 2.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,792 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
930 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,639 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16,690 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
15 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
45,045 Views
Top