Coal mine blast killed 4 in northwestern Myanmar

May 29, 2019 in mining

Four workers were killed with four others injured in a coal mine explosion in Myanmar’s Sagaing region on 28 May 2019.

The blast occurred at a coal mining site owned by Htoo Han Thit mining company in Kale township.The fatal blast took place when the methane gas contacted with the spark created during the operation.

The injured were sent to the Kalewa General Hospital for treatment.

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