The CISF fire brigade swung into action and put out the flames within a short time.
There were no injuries nor was any equipment damaged at the plant.
There was also no loss in production and the cause for the fire mishap is being investigated, the release added.
This is the second fire reported at Visakhapatnam Steel Plant in the space of four days this month.
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