Charcha. A coal miner tragically lost his life in an accident at Charcha Mines today, after a large boulder fell from the roof of the mine. The workers informed their superiors about the accident and took out the deceased worker through the main rider trolley. Doctors examined him at the outfall where he was declared dead.
After this, the body of the deceased was sent to the Regional Hospital. Vifal Ram, age 52, a resident of Chirmiri, working in the Charcha Mine RO under SECL Baikunthpur area, was in the first shift at the mine on Saturday, around noon. While dressing, a stone fell on his head, due to which he died on the spot.
As soon as the officials got information about the incident, they notified the health department. After receiving the news, the staff of the Health Department reached the entrance with an ambulance. On subsequent investigation, the doctors declared the employee dead.
On receiving the information, the family arrived at the scene, and on seeing the dead body, they were inconsolable. There is uncertainty about how this accident could have happened.