A single explosion erupted this morning when a cylinder exploded in a chemical lab on the third floor of the Century building in Worli. The intensity of the blast was so great that it spread fear in the area for some time. Meanwhile, a woman sustained minor injuries in the incident.
There is a Century building next to the old passport office in Worli. A 250-liter liquid nitrogen cylinder exploded in a chemical lab on the third floor of the building at 9.30 am today. The blast caused part of the building to collapse. The injured was identified as Suchit Rashmi Kaur (30). She sustained minor injuries to her left leg and head. So this woman refused to be admitted to the hospital. Meanwhile, firefighters rushed to the spot and rushed to the spot. “This is a commercial building and the damaged part of the building has been sealed and a notice has been issued to the building,” said fire chief Shashikant Kale. The road under the building was closed for some time for safety reasons.
The building is owned by Century Mills in the area connecting Worli, Prabhadevi and Dadar. The area is bustling in the morning. The blast in the morning caused panic among the residents of the area. However, soon after it became clear that the cylinders had exploded, the lives of the locals were in jeopardy.