Four miners die of suffocation in Megahalaya coal mine

Four miners have died of suffocation inside hazardous rat-hole coal pits in a remote mining area near the Indo-Bangladesh border in Meghalaya’s South West Khasi Hills district and another was crushed in a quarry, officials said on Saturday.

After mine mishap, Meghalaya to come up with safety norms

Meghalaya state government wants to hold private mine owners responsible for any mishap in their mines.