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Press Release / Two workers have lost their lives in Artana Mine

Two workers have lost their lives today on 02.06.2020 in the morning hours in Artana mine.

The workers who lost their lives are a miner and an engineer aged 50 and 51, the incident has occurred when the ceiling part of the work place has crashed down where there were the workers of this shift during the time they were doing their work, whereas 3 workers of the other work places have escaped this crash and they have minor body injuries.

ICMM after taking the information has immediately reacted and the Chairman of the ICMM Board and three other Board members and the ICMM Chief Inspector are at the scene.

Also, the rescue and first aid unit is present at the scene, where it was offered the first aid to the workers who have been rescued, who had minor injuries.