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2 die while cleaning tank at Delhi petrol pump

PTI
Published : Aug 10, 2018, 1:04 pm IST
Updated : Aug 10, 2018, 1:04 pm IST

37-year-old Rajeev and 27-year-old Bittu had entered the 2,00,000-litre tank to clean it, but didn't come out for a long time.

They were later taken out with the help of fire department personnel, and were taken to a hospital nearby, where they were declared 'brought dead'. (Representational Image)
 They were later taken out with the help of fire department personnel, and were taken to a hospital nearby, where they were declared 'brought dead'. (Representational Image)

New Delhi: Two men died while cleaning a tank at a petrol pump in northwest Delhi's Model Town on Thursday, police said.

37-year-old Rajeev and 27-year-old Bittu had entered the 2,00,000-litre tank to clean it, but didn't come out for a long time.

They were later taken out with the help of fire department personnel, and were taken to a hospital nearby, where they were declared 'brought dead'.

Further investigation is underway.

Tags: two dead, delhi petrol pump, eath while cleaning tank
Location: India, Delhi, New Delhi