Massive landslide in Tibet, 83 gold mine workers buried
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Last Updated: Friday, March 29, 2013, 22:43
  
Beijing: At least 83 workers were buried after a massive landslide hit a gold mining area in Tibet on Friday.

The landslide took place in Maizhokunggar County of Lhasa, the regional capital, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

The victims, including two Tibetans, were workers from a subsidiary of China National Gold Group Corporation.

Officials said rescue efforts were under way.

PTI


First Published: Friday, March 29, 2013, 22:23


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