Three labourers found dead after mine collapses in Quetta

QUETTA: Three labourers were found dead after being trapped under debris following a gas explosion in a mine in Quetta early Sunday morning, rescue sources informed media

Advertisement

Chief Inspector of Mines Iftikhar Ahmed shared that nine colliers were working in the mine, adding that six labourers were rescued earlier.

According to Ahmed, the incident occurred in Sanjadi area of the province, which is 70 kilometres away from Quetta.

The deceased labourers hailed from Swat, Ahmed said, adding that “preparations are being made to send their bodies to their respective villages.”

Advertisement