CHAMAN: At least five miners were killed in a landslide in a chromite mine in Muslim Bagh area of Qila Saifullah district on Thursday.
A Chines company has been working on a chromite project in the Muslim Bagh area.
The officials said the five local miners working in the mine when a portion of it caved in and they were buried under the debris. Levis forces personnel rushed to the scene to help recover bodies. The bodies have been retrieved and sent to Qila Saifullah.
Qila Saifullah Assistant Commissioner said an investigation had been ordered.
Published in The Balochistan Point on February 7, 2014