Sunday, February 28, 2021  | 15 Rajab, 1442
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
HOME > Human Rights

Coal miner killed while working in Balochistan’s Duki

He belonged to Afghanistan

SAMAA | - Posted: Sep 4, 2019 | Last Updated: 1 year ago
Posted: Sep 4, 2019 | Last Updated: 1 year ago
Coal miner killed while working in Balochistan’s Duki

Photo: AFP

One person was killed after a trolley full of coal fell on him while he was working in a coal mine on Wednesday.

The mine is located in Duki Tehsil of Loralai district, 260 kilometers north of Quetta.

Levies personnel said the labourer was taken to a hospital but succumbed to his injuries and passed away.

He was shifted to DHQ hospital, the law enforcers said.

Related: Labourer suffocates to death in Balochistan coal mine

The deceased was identified as Toor Jan, son of Abdul Aziz. He belonged to Afghanistan.

His body is being sent to his native village in Afghanistan after the completion of medico-legal formalities.

Mines in Balochistan are notorious for poor safety standards and bad ventilation.

Follow SAMAA English on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

FaceBook WhatsApp
 
HOME  
 
 
RELATED STORIES

Tell us what you think:

Your email address will not be published.

FaceBook WhatsApp
 

 
 
coal mine, coal miner, labourer, Balochistan, Duki, killed, accident
 

MOST READ
MOST READ
NADRA to issue succession certificates in two weeks
COVID-19 vaccine updates in Pakistan and around the world
SFA seals cake factory in Karachi’s Korangi
Four killed in car crash on Karachi’s University Road
‘Put Imran Khan in a chingchi to taste 4K Chowrangi’
KMC moves to clear Karachi’s Orangi nullah of encroachments
NAB recovers Karachi land worth Rs21b in fake accounts case
Watch: Indian pilot Abhinand’s never seen before video
 
 
 
 
 
About Us   |   Anchor Profiles   |   Online Advertising   |   Contact Us   |   Feedback   |   Apps   |   FAQs   |   Authors   |   Comment Policy
Facebook   |   Twitter   |   Instagram   |   YouTube   |   WhatsApp