10 feared dead as mine caves in Gudda

Gudda, December 30
At least 10 people were feared dead as a mine caved in Rajmahal coal project of the Eastern Coal Field Limited (ECL) located at Lalmatia of this district.
ECL chairman and managing director RR Mishra confirmed that seven bodies have been recovered so far.
Jharkhand DGP DK Pandey and Chief Secretary Rajbala Varma have also reached the spot.
DG (Mines Saftey) is also at the spot along with the officials of the district administration. Seven dumpers and three excavators are also trapped in the debris. In the state Capital, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das has announced compensation of Rs 2-lakh each for the kin of deceased.

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