GIDC

Migrant workers in GIDC to undergo COVID-19 test

Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) has decided to test all migrant workers who will return to work at GIDC estates across the state. The decision is among a host taken by the authorities to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the state.    Gujarat has been recording a consistent rise in COVID-19 cases for the...

Fire at GIDC in Sanand: 24 hours later, officials still struggling to douse flames

More than 24 hours after a fire was first reported from a unit in Sanand in Ahmedabad, the fire department is still battling to contain the fire. Fire department officials were quoted by the media as saying that it may take more time to control the fire although the intensity of the same has come...

Major fire in a factory in Sanand, 27 fire tenders pressed into service

A major fire broke out at a factory involved in manufacturing sanitary products in Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) area in Ahmedabad’s Sanand. Twenty-seven fire tenders have been pressed into service to douse the flames, even as fire and smoke can be seen billowing out of the factory buildings. Fire-fighting operations are underway at the...

Major fire at GIDC in Ankleshwar, three critically injured

A major fire broke out in the early morning of Thursday at a chemical factory in Panoli GIDC in Bharuch’s Ankleshwar. Local media quoted fire department officials as saying that three people were critically injured in the incident. Local media said the fire was reported from the unit of one Hemani Chemical Company at around...

Massive fire in chemical factory in Bharuch, no casualties

A massive fire broke out at a chemical factory in Bharuch on Tuesday. The factory—Add Chem International Company—is located in the Ankleshwar GIDC. The fire broke out in the afternoon and a thick cloud of smoke billowing out of the premises covered the area in and around the factory. The local fire authorities were immediately...