Six labourers injured after under construction tunnel caves in at Poonch


Six labourers were injured after an under constructions tunnel caved in due to landslide in Poonch district on Friday, reports said.

Officials said that a part of Parnai Hydel Project tunnel caved in around 11:30 am due to landslide in Surankote tehsil of the district.

Six labourers were injured in the incident.

Thy said locals and police along with the management of Hydel Power project rescued the injured labourers and shifted them to Surankote hospital.

Two among the injured, Gulab Hussain and Mahesh Kirti, were referred to GMC&H Jammu for specialized treatment, he said.



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