orissa-news

Odisha mine accident kills two

Bhubaneswar, Nov 10 : At least two people were killed and one was critically injured in an accident inside an iron ore mine in Odisha, police said Sunday.


A machine used to pile up materials broke down Saturday at the Bolani mine of the Rourkela steel plant in Keonjhar district when labourers were operating it, police officer P.K. Samal told IANS.

The dead were identified as Meenajuddin Ansari, 40, and Suresh Munda, 25.

Ignesh Khedia, who survived, was undergoing treatment at a hospital in Rourkela city. His condition was stated to be serious. Keonjhar district is around 300 km from Bhubaneswar.

The Rourkela steel plant is a unit of the state-run Steel Authority of India Ltd.

--IANS (Posted on 10-11-2013)

orissa-news headlines

Nine killed in Odisha road accident

Temperature crosses 42 degrees in three Odisha towns

ECI orders repoll in nine booths in Odisha on April 25

Odisha official shifted over post-poll goof up

Odisha officer shifted over post-poll goof up

Repoll in nine Odisha polling stations April 25

Congress submits video clips of rigging,demands fresh poll in

12 held over post-poll violence in Odisha

Five die in Odisha heat wave

Prohibitory orders lifted in Odisha district

Post-poll violence claims one life in Odisha

Three held over post-poll violence in Odisha

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top