Left Menu
Development News Edition

Russia-Massive fire at Mytishchi power plant; viral video shows area covered in smoke

Devdiscourse News Desk | Mytishchi | Updated: 11-07-2019 15:18 IST | Created: 11-07-2019 14:51 IST
Russia-Massive fire at Mytishchi power plant; viral video shows area covered in smoke

At least 8 people have been injured after the combined heat and power production plant in Russia's Mytishchi on Thursday. According to media reports, the flames soared several dozen meters high and firefighters are now preparing aviation units to extinguish it as soon as possible.

Unverified videos being circulated on social media shows massive fire leading to thick smoke in the area.

A video posted on Youtube and purportedly shot near the power plant at Mytishchi shows the extent of fire and smoke at the scene.

This is a developing story.


TRENDING

OPINION / BLOG / INTERVIEW

5G will be the key driving force for COVID-19 recovery: Here's how?

... ...

Canada’s COVID-19 pitfalls highlight need for integrated health information system

In the globalized world of today where outbreaks can spread far and wide within a matter of days, a global-level integrated health information system is ideal but Canadas provincial barriers show that the country lags much behind in deployi...

Pandemic must be impetus, not obstacle, for clean water access

To make matters worse, there are suspicions that the inadequacy of wastewater treatment methods in California, the rest of the USA, and indeed around the world may help to propagate the disease even more widely. ...

3D printing and the future of manufacturing post COVID-19

The on-demand, customizable, and localized manufacturing of product components facilitated by 3D printing has the potential to redefine manufacturing but there are certain technical, mechanical, and legal limitations that, unless ...

Videos

Latest News

AAIB chief says too premature to make initial assessment of Kozhikode plane crash

Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau AAIB chief Aurobindo Handa has said that evidence is being collected for carrying out a formal probe into the Air India Express plane crash and it was too premature to make an initial assessment of the...

West Bengal govt launches scheme to provide soft loans, subsidies to youth

On the occasion of International Youth Day, the West Bengal government launched Karma Sathi Prakalpa scheme under which one lakh unemployed youth would be provided soft loans and subsidies to make them self-reliant, informed Chief Minister ...

Post-COVID situation will exert pressure on NGOs to re-

From responding to requests for mobile recharge to providing essential commodities, packed food, medicines and even footwear to migrant guests during the COVID-19 lockdown, NGOs will have to re-engineer the way they work in the post-virus w...

Azazel Jacob's 'French Exit' to close New York Film Festival

Michelle Pfeiffer and Lucas Hedges-starrer French Exit will be the closing film of the 58th New York Film Festival. The announcement was made by the festival organiser Film at Lincoln Center in a statement posted on the official website of ...

Give Feedback