According to details, 3 workers were killed when a poisonous gas spread inside a coal mine. The poisonous gas spread inside the mine, suffocating the three miners to death. The deceased miners were busy working inside the coal mine when the poisonous gas spread suddenly and filled the place.
Sources revealed that all three workers who had died inside the coal mine belonged to Afghanistan. Their bodies have been transferred to their hometowns for burial.
Last year, seven workers had died in the same area of Dukki in a similar incident. Poisonous gas had killed seven miners in the same fashion inside a coal mine.
Such incidents of workers dying due to suffocation inside coal mines are common in Balochistan in general and Dukki in particular.