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Thousands more evacuated from site of Indian oil-well blast

Flames and smoke come out from a well run by state-owned Oil India in Tinsukia, the northeastern state of Assam on June 10, 2020. (Photo by AFP)

Around 7,000 people have been evacuated from the surrounds of a deadly oil-well explosion in northeast India. Oil India engineers have been battling since May 27 to cap a blowout that this week ignited a huge ball of fire in Tinsukia district of Assam state. 

(Source: AFP)


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