Coalmine gas kills 8 in Balochistan (Pakistan)

QUETTA: At least eight laborers were killed as toxic gas filled a coalmine in Dakki area of Loralayi in Balochistan.

Quoting rescue sources, Geo News reported on Monday morning that at least eight coalmine workers were killed.

Correspondent says as many as nine workers hailing from Swat were working in a coalmine when poisonous gas filled it. He said eight workers were killed while another fell unconscious.

Locals rushed to the spot and shifted the dead to a nearby hospital.


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