Major fire at a mine in Chandrapur; over 70 miners rescued

A major fire broke out at Sinhala Mines in Western Coalfields Ltd (WCL) here on Saturday morning and around 70 miners trapped inside were rescued by firefighters, a senior official said.

Fire inside WCL coal mine in Ballarpur, Maharashtra

A massive fire has started in one of the mine blocks of Ballarpur Collieries of WCL in WCL-Ballarpur area of Chandrapur district, company sources said on Thursday.