Help Desk -
9717405332, 9599714297, 9810335381

Chinese police detain six over deadly coal mine accident

Coal News - Published on Tue, 15 Jan 2019

Image Source:
Xinhua reported that Six people have been detained in northwest China's Shaanxi Province after a coal mine collapsed and killed 21 miners. A legal representative for Baiji Mining Co. Ltd, which owns the coal mine in Shenmu, the head and four other associates of the coal mine are under criminal detention.

Shenmu police said that the roof of the coal mine, Lijiagou Colliery, collapsed on Saturday afternoon. Twenty one out of 87 miners who were working under ground were trapped and died.

Local police said that the company's bank accounts have been frozen.

Source :

Posted By : Rabi Wangkhem on Tue, 15 Jan 2019
Related News from Coal segment