In case of Emergency:
➦ Turn off the valve available on gas line near PNG meter & regulator.
➦ Open all the doors and windows of the area.
➦ Cover the gas leakage point with a wet cloth
➦ Make sure to stop turn off all fire appliances.
➦ Do not switch on any electrical appliances.
➦ Do not leave an open fire source or flame.
➦ Do not panic and evacuate the area immediately after ensuring primary steps above.
➦ Do not spread rumor in case of emergency.
➦ Immediately inform GNGPL O&M team at 0832-233-5453 about the emergency.
➦ Do not tamper with any component of the gas connection
➦ In case the gas flow in your house or area is stopped, inform the Company immediately
➦ Always close the main control valve if you are not going to be home for a day or more
➦ When you turn on your gas again after a long duration, make sure all the doors and windows of your house are opened
➦ Always use standard ISI mark stoves and burners
➦ Don't ever cover the rubber tubes and regularly clean them with a wet cloth
➦ Always ensure that the hot utensils or liquids are not in direct contact with your rubber tube
➦ When you are cooking, make sure that you do not leave the burner or stove unattended
➦ If you can smell gas or doubt a leakage, do not ignite a match or lighter
➦ Once you complete your cooking, make sure you close the appliance valve
➦ Gas leakage can be easily detected by odour
➦ If the gas supply stops suddenly, close the appliance valve and open all doors and windows. Only once there is no smell of gas should you turn on the stove again
➦ It is safe to wear cotton apron or cotton clothes during cooking
➦ Never use a sari to lift any utensils from the stove
➦ Keep children away from the gas stove and gas connection
➦ Periodically keep checking the rubber tube for any cuts, damage
➦ Never store combustible or explosive/ flammable items in the kitchen
Cleaning the Burner
➦ Close the main valve and appliance valve
➦ Allow the stove to cool down and then clean the burners with a cloth.
➦ Clean the burners with warm water and use soap or other cleaning agents if the burner is oily
➦ Allow the burner to dry up. Clean the burner head in the similar way with a hard brush