Poisonous gas kills 6 coal miners in Balochistan

In Balochistan, at least six coal miners were killed and five others were injured as a result of poisonous gas inside a coal mine in the Shahrag area of Harnai district on Friday.

According to Levies sources, the dead bodies and injured have been shifted to Shahrag basic health unit.

Meanwhile the Chief Minister Balochistan Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo expressed deep grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives in the coal mine accident.

Expressing deep concern over the increasing number of accidents in the coal mines, the Chief Minister directed the concerned authorities to prepare a comprehensive report regarding the safety measures in the mines.


Source: Radio Pakistan

Check Also

Dr Saad inaugurates door-to-door fumigation campaign against dengue, malaria

Sindh Caretaker Health Minister Dr Saad Khalid Niaz inaugurated the door-to-door fumigation campaign against dengue and malaria in the South district of Karachi.The Minister said on this occasion that this campaign has been started by keeping in view t...