Two labourers die in landslide in Jammu

Two labourers were killed and another was injured when they were buried in a landslide triggered by blasting during a road construction in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Last Updated: Sep 07, 2010, 12:12 PM IST

Jammu: Two labourers were killed and another was injured when they were buried in a landslide triggered by blasting during a road construction in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

During the road construction, blasting was done at Dadkail area in Gandoh belt of Doda district last evening resulting in the landslide, they said.
Three labourers were buried alive in the landslide, they said.
The bodies of two labourers- Sehraj Ahmed and Altaf Hussain- were recovered, while Yousuf was rescued and later hospitalised.

PTI