3 colliers hurt in Dakki coal mine blast, one missing
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Three miners were hurt in an explosion in a coal mine in Dakki district of Balochistan on Sunday. The rescuers have taken them out but one miner is still missing, reported 24NewsHD TV.
Sources in Mines and Minerals Development Department said that the three rescued miners have been shifted to a hospital but the fourth miner is still missing despite a hectic search operation that has been lasted for the last seven hours.
Sources revealed that the explosion occurred due to poisonous gas that filled the coal mine. All four miners were trapped inside. However, the rescuers pulled out three of them, while search for the fourth collier is still going on.
Reporter Rehmat Ullah