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Jan 31, 2019
Meghalaya minister says rescue ops for trapped miners will continue as per SC orders; no details of expenses yetMeghalaya home minister James K Sangma on Wednesday said the multi-agency operation to search for the remaining 13 miners trapped inside a 370-foot-deep coal mine in East Jaintia Hills district will continue, as per directions of the Supreme Court.
Jan 29, 2019
Army joins navy, NDRF in rescue ops to locate trapped miners in Meghalaya; murky water hampers effort to recover decomposed bodyThe Indian Army has joined Navy, NDRF in operations to search for miners trapped inside a coal mine in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district
Jan 26, 2019
Meghalaya mine tragedy: Navy divers find second body 280 feet in rat hole, rescue efforts continueNavy divers on Saturday recovered a second body today from the flooded rat-hole coal mine in Meghalaya where over 13 workers remain trapped since 13 December, 2018.
Jan 02, 2019
Meghalaya mining tragedy: Supreme Court agrees to hear plea seeking urgent steps to rescue 15 trapped workersThe rat-hole mine in Meghalaya, located on top of a hillock fully covered with trees in East Jaintia Hills district, had got flooded when water from the nearby Lytein river gushed into it, trapping the miners
Dec 22, 2018
Time running out for trapped miners, hope Coal India Ltd acts on our plea for special pumps, says Meghalaya CMThe miners were trapped after water from the nearby Lytein river gushed into the illegal rat-hole mine at Ksan area in Lumthari village.
Dec 15, 2018
13 miners still trapped in flooded mine in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills; operation in-charge abscondingThirteen people remain trapped in a flooded illegal mine in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district even a day after the incident as efforts to pump out water, which has been continuing since Thursday, failed to yield any result.