Rescue operations underway to trace 15 trapped Meghalaya ,
Dec 29, 2018· Meghalaya Rescue operations underway to trace 15 trapped Meghalaya miners; 3 helmets recovered The miners are trapped in a 370-feet deep illegal mine in Lumthari village in the district since December 13, when water from the nearby River Lytein flooded the mine
Meghalaya mine collapse: What it's like to work in a 'rat ,
Jan 03, 2019· Meghalaya mine collapse: What it's like to work in a 'rat-hole' mine , The mines are so narrow that several agencies involved in the rescue efforts have struggled to find a way inside After .
Meghalaya Mining: Two Weeks On, 15 Workers Still Trapped
In the north-eastern state of Meghalaya, where illegal coal mining has been on the rise, many have lost their lives in the life-gambling occupation The state which is famous for rat-hole mining (a term used in coal mining because of mine’s hole like size) has numerous unregulated and unmonitored coal min
India's Treacherous Coal Mines in Meghalaya - Circle of Blue
May 15, 2014· Treacherous Min The Meghalaya box mine is a fiercesome sight At the surface, it appears as a nearly perfect square of dark, empty air measuring 10 by 10 meters (32 feet) The sides of the mine, cut from limestone and sandstone, typically plunge 60 to 70 meters (197 to 230 feet) straight down to the coal seams at the black bottom
Inside Meghalaya’s coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of ,
Inside Meghalaya’s coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of NGT ban Four years after the National Green Tribunal ordered a ban on coal mining in Meghalaya, illegal practices continue unabated in the state, putting lives at risk every day
Meghalaya rescue op: Have to believe in miracles, Centre ,
Jan 11, 2019· The apex court had earlier expressed dissatisfaction over the steps taken by the Meghalaya government to rescue the miners trapped in the illegal coal mine and had said 'prompt, immediate and .
Meghalaya coal mine mishap: No headway in rescue of 17 ,
The 17 miners who are trapped in an illegal coal mine in Meghalaya since Thursday have not been rescued yet owing to difficulty in pumping out water The mine, in East Jaintia Hills district, is about 800 metres away from the Lytein river It's one of the many illegal mines operating in the region
Feb 27, 2019· Meghalaya coal mine News - Find Meghalaya coal mine latest News and Headlines today along with Meghalaya coal mine Photos and Videos at HindustanTim All Meghalaya coal mine News updates and .
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Body of one out of 15 miners, trapped in Meghalaya mine ,
Jan 17, 2019· SHILLONG: Nearly a month after 15 miners got trapped inside the illegal rat-hole coal mine in East Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya, Navy on Thursday managed to spot a body from the illegal coal mine from a depth of more than 200 feet Navy said that the search operations for the rest of the miners are on
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Feb 10, 2018· Indian coal mining in meghalaya | fully manual processing mining #sujit mondal , These Old Mines Were ABANDONED Until Someone Found A New Purpose For Them! , Child Coal Laborer in East Jaintia .
Meghalaya miners' rescue operation underway at coal mine ,
Dec 27, 2018· Two weeks on, 13 miners remain trapped in a coal mine in East Jaintia Hills of Shillong The attempts by the rescuers to reach them have yielded no success so far High water level is proving to be the main obstacle in the rescue efforts, officials sa The miners, on December 13, got trapped in an illegal coal mine at Ksan in Saipung area of the Meghalaya’s East Jaintia hills after it .
Meghalaya govt’s failure to regulate coal mines irks many
Jan 12, 2019· Shillong: Following the recent tragedy at an illegal ‘rat-hole’ coal mine in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district, the coal mine owners, dealers and transporters of the East Jaintia Hills have registered protest against the failure of the state government to regulate coal mining in Meghalaya To register their protest, several coal dealers and transporters from the area attended a .
The Meghalaya mining accident happened on 13 December 2018, when 15 miners were trapped in a mine in Ksan, in the Indian state of MeghalayaWhile five miners managed to escape, rescue efforts for the remaining 15 continued till 2 March 2019 The miners were trapped inside the coal mine at a depth of around 370 feet (112 meters) in Jaintia Hills district
Jan 18, 2009· Meghalaya, a state better known for its abundant forest wealth and natural beauty, is unfortunately also home to a highly hazardous, unregulated and unscientific form of coal mining called 'rat .
Meghalaya: Day after coal mine collapse, 13 workers yet to ,
Meghalaya: Day after coal mine collapse, 13 workers yet to be traced The mine is located at Ksan in Saipung area of the district and stands next to Lytein river, whose water is said to have gushed into the mine
Where coal is mined via ‘rat-holes’ | Explained News, The ,
(Source: Meghalaya Police) LAST WEEK, the collapse of a coal mine in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills, trapping at least 15 workers who were still missing until Wednesday and are feared dead, has thrown the spotlight on a procedure known as “rat-hole mining” Although banned, it remains the prevalent procedure for coal mining in Meghalaya
Illegal coal mines in Meghalaya: How miners are exploited ,
Read more about Illegal coal mines in Meghalaya: How miners are exploited, lives threatened on Business Standard The most recent incident vindicates the stand of activists that illegal coal mining occurs in the East Jaintia Hills It not only exploits natural resources, but puts lives at risk