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Factory temporarily shut down following gas leak

The factory in Piliyandala at which a gas leak occurred, hospitalising 72 persons, has been temporarily shut down as investigations get under way, the police stated.

The factory has been shut down until investigations are completed, the Police Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana stated.

The gas leak was reported at a factory in the Batakattara area of Piliyandala while residents from the surrounding area were hospitalised due to the incident.

42 of the victims were taken to the Kalubowila hospital while 30 were hospitalised at the Piliyandala hospital.

The gas leak has now been brought under control, the Piliyandala police stated.

Courtesy: AdaDerana

Posted on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 @ 20:49:54 LKT by

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