A Navy diver, who is a part of the rescue operation in Meghalaya's rathole coal mine, tells ThePrint about the problems being faced by the team. New Delhi: Navy divers involved in the operation to rescue 15 miners who have been trapped in an illegal rathole coal mine in Meghalaya's East ...
Mar 11, 2019· [India], Mar 11 (ANI): Efforts to find the miners trapped in a Meghalaya mine Since December 13, 2018 made little progress, as the process of .
Mar 11, 2019· New Delhi: Efforts to find the miners trapped in a Meghalaya mine Since December 13, 2018 made little progress, as the process of cleaning the 10 shafts got completed on Sunday. Dewatering on the incident site by CIL pump and its adjoining areas continued for 16 hours before being concluded at 5 pm on Sunday. It pumped out liters of water while the KSB pumped liters of water.
The miners have been stuck inside since 13 December 2018. Indian Navy personnel along with those from the National Disaster Relief Force and the Coal India Limited are working together as a joint rescue team. READ MORE: 13 Miners Feared Dead in Flooded Coal Mine in India
Jan 17, 2019· Indian navy divers have found the body of a worker who was trapped with 14 others inside a flooded coal mine in the northeastern state of Meghalaya. The men had entered the .
The mine is called a "rat hole"—an illegal operation in which a narrow hole is dug into the ground in the hope of finding coal. Such mines were common in Meghalaya, despite the danger to ...
The fate of the 14 miners trapped inside an illegal 370feet coal mine in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills for two months now, remains unknown. Of the 15 miners, the Navy divers had pulled out one dead body on January 24 and had recovered the second dead body in the rathole coal mine on January 26 with the help of the underwater remotely ...
Dec 26, 2018· The coal mining industry in Meghalaya is reportedly an extremely lucrative one. A Reuters report estimated that the mines in Meghalya have 576 million tons of coal reserves.
Dec 21, 2018· Tests confirm on Lytein river water entered coal mine in Meghalaya NDRF. Coal News Published on Fri, 21 Dec 2018. Image Source: National Herald. x DOWNLOAD.
Jan 07, 2019· Two coal miners were killed after another illegal coal mine collapsed in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills even as the fate of 15 miners, trapped inside a flooded coal pit, remained uncertain, an official said on Sunday.
Jan 14, 2019· A group of social activists on Sunday released two volumes of a citizens' report urging the Supreme Court that coal mining in Meghalaya be stopped completely and other forms of .
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East Jaintia Hills/Shillong, Meghalaya: It's an open the imposition of a blanket ban on unscientific methods of coal mining in Meghalaya in 2014, illegal rathole mining continues to take place in the state and right under the nose of the government machinery, putting lives at risk every day.
Jan 30, 2019· Anyone who has seen a rathole coal mine upclose would have known that the chances of survival of the 15 miners trapped in a mine at Ksan in Meghalaya.
One more unidentified body has been recovered from the illfated mine at Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills on Wednesday. 13 miners were trapped since December 13, 2018 in the coal mine and the first body was found on January 26. Multiple agencies are involved in the operation which is underway to rescue the miners trapped in the mine located at Ksan near Lytein River in East Jaintia Hills.
Jan 14, 2019· The disappearance of 15 Meghalaya miners reminds us again of the failure of the authority concerned to comply with the National Green Tribunal's order to impose ban on coal mining .