Baghjan blowout well successfully killed: OIL

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Published: November 15,2020 06:19 PM
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November 15, 2020: Over 5 months after the deadly blowout at a gas well of Oil India Limited in Baghjan, the well has been killed.

November 15, 2020: Over 5 months after the deadly blowout at a gas well of Oil India Limited in Baghjan, the well has been killed.



The OIL in a statement claimed, "The well has been killed with brine solution and under controll now. Fire has been doused completely. There is no pressure in the well now and the same will  be observed for 24 hrs to check if there is any amount of gas migration and pressure build up. Further operation to abandon the well is in progress."



It said that Dr. P Chandrasekaran, Director (Exploration and Development ), P K Goswami, Director (Operations) and D K Das, Resident Chief Executive visited the Baghjan well site and had detailed discussions with the Experts from Alert and OIL team.


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