Three BCL miners killed in ground fall

BCL miners
BCL miners

SELEBI-PHIKWE: Three BCL miners have died following an accident, which occurred on Saturday.

The bodies of two of the three victims were recovered on Sunday afternoon, while the other body was recovered on Monday afternoon.

Sources close to the incident, said that the victims were recovered about eight metres beyond the point prohibited for access by any employee, which they said showed negligence on the part of management.

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