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2 killed after coalmine collapses in Pakistan

Press Trust of India  |  Peshawar 

At least two miners were killed and as many injured when a coalmine collapsed in on Saturday, according to rescue officials.

The incident occurred at the coalmine situated in Dara Khel town of district of province, they said.

According to officials, labourers were working in the mine when it collapsed suddenly.

The injured were rushed to a hospital.

According to the Central Mines Labour Federation, every year around 200 miners labourers die in due to collapse of mines in Pakistan.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sat, October 13 2018. 20:05 IST
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