meghalaya coal mine]
Hindustan Times, Shillong | By David Laitphlang
UPDATED ON FEB 27, 2019 04:49 PM IST
The body has been dispatched to Civil Hospital Khliehriat for a post mortem examination and other formalities, Kumar said. He added this was the fifth body to be spotted.
Hindustan Times, Guwahati/Bhubaneswar | By Utpal Parashar and Debabrata Mohanty
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2018 11:05 PM IST
A request for 10 pumps of 100 HP, survey teams to detect seepage and other assistance from state-owned Coal India was made by the district administration in a letter to the state government on December 20, but the corporation received the communication only on December 26.
Hindustan Times, Shillong/Guwahati | By David Laitphlang and Sadiq Naqvi
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2018 12:07 AM IST
Sayeb Ali, the 21-year-old survivor, had joined the ill-fated Meghalaya mine only 12 days before the tragedy. “I was working at another mine in the area earlier,” said the 21-year-old, who started working in coal mines as a child and has been engaged in this work for the last eight years.