Five killed during illegal coal mining in Giridih

27 May 2017

Five people extracting coal illegally from a closed mine were killed today as it caved in Jharkhand`s Giridih district, police said. The incident took place at the Kabribad mine where around 300 people were extracting coal illegally, a police official said. In Jharkhand, more than 500 people have died while extracting coal from closed mines.