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Two killed in bunker collapse on SCCL premises

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

Two workers were today killed after a bunker collapsed on the premises of an open cast mine of the state-owned coal mining company Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL) in Bhadradri Kothagudem district of Telangana, police said.

The incident occurred between 9.30 AM and 10 AM in Manuguru area of the district when the newly constructed bunker collapsed on the two workers who were loading coal in a lorry and they died on the spot, Manuguru Police Station Circle Inspector K Mogili told PTI.

The deceased were identified as Pavan Kumar and Raghupal Reddy, both aged between 30-32, the Inspector said.

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First Published: Tue, April 18 2017. 22:02 IST