QUETTA:- At least three miners were killed and two others fell unconscious when a coalmine in Dukki area of Loralai was suddenly filled with poisonous gas on Wednesday. According to details, the unconscious workers were shifted to a nearby hospital for medical assistance. All the five miners belonged to Dukki area whereas the dead ones have been identified as Wali Khan, Nazar Shah and Ashraf.–INP

Mining industry of Loralai earns hundreds of millions rupees, but no safety and rescue measures are in place for workers in such cases.–INP