A large hearth broke out in Vizag fishing harbor on Sunday midnight. It is thought that greater than 40 boats have been burnt on this hearth accident. After 11.30 pm, an enormous hearth broke out. The hearth unfold to different boats inside seconds. Many fishermen hold their boats anchored within the harbour.
Fishery wealth price lakhs of rupees is within the boats. In the morning they have been to be auctioned and bought as regular. When this hearth occurred, all that wealth was destroyed by hearth. As quickly because the incident got here to know, three hearth brigades reached the spot and tried to regulate the hearth. RDO Hussain Saheb took steps to carry three extra shakats.
AP Mechanized Boat Owners Welfare Association president Janakiram revealed that there have been 500 boats within the anchorage when this incident happened and 100 of them caught hearth. We might save sixty boats which have been partially broken however forty have been utterly gutted. Each boat prices round Rs 60 -Rs 80 lakh. The incident induced panic as LPG cylinders in boats exploded with the massive sound.