More than 50 reported dead in Siberia coal mine accident

26/11/2021 6:54:00 AM

More than 50 reported dead in Siberia coal mine accident

More than 50 reported dead in Siberia coal mine accident

GRAMOTEINO, Russia: More than 50 people were reported to have died on Thursday (Nov 25) after smoke filled a Siberian coal mine and a rescue effort ended in tragedy. Senior managers at the mine in Russia\u0027s Kemerovo region had been detained for suspected safety violations, after the latest deadly accident t

Russian news agencies quoted local authorities as saying that 52 people were dead, including miners and six rescuers who had been part of an aborted search operation.in the early hours of Thursday with 285 people inside.News agency RIA Novosti quoted prosecutors as saying a spark may have set off a methane explosion.

Private news agency Interfax quoted a local official as saying they had suffocated.Ambulances and fire trucks are parked near the Listvyazhnaya coal mine out of the Siberian city of Kemerovo, Nov 25, 2021. (Photo: Governor of Kemerovo region press office via AP)

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Senior managers at the mine in Russia's Kemerovo region had been detained for suspected safety violations, after the latest deadly accident to hit the country's vast mining industry. Russian news agencies quoted local authorities as saying that 52 people were dead, including miners and six rescuers who had been part of an aborted search operation. Ad Bad und Schlafzimmer sind die Räume im Haus, die Ruhe ausstrahlen sollten. "According to preliminary information, no one is left alive in the mine," state news agency TASS quoted a source in the local emergency services as saying. Dozens of others were being treated in hospital, at least some of them with smoke poisoning. The Listvyazhnaya mine, near the town of Belovo in the Kemerovo mining region, in the early hours of Thursday with 285 people inside.S. Most were able to evacuate, but officials had said 35 miners were unaccounted for." A report by Radio Free Asia cited unnamed sources inside North Korea as saying a man who smuggled and sold the dystopian drama had been sentenced to death by firing squad and a high schooler who bought a USB drive containing the show was sentenced to life in prison.

It was not immediately clear what had caused the accident, though some Russian media reported that dust in a ventilation shaft caught fire, causing the mine to fill with smoke. Bucking critics in his own Democratic party, Biden said the Republican appointee's independence made him the best choice to lead the U. Some 285 people were inside the mine when smoke spread through the ventilation shaft, the emergency ministry said. News agency RIA Novosti quoted prosecutors as saying a spark may have set off a methane explosion. A search and rescue operation was launched but called off several hours later after officials warned of the threat of an explosion. central bank with Lael Brainard, who had also been under consideration for the top job, as vice chair. There were reports of rescuers running low on oxygen and news agencies said the bodies of six of them were found. Tsivilev said there was no longer heavy smoke in the mine, where there was still electricity and ventilation, but that contact had been lost with some people deep underground. Private news agency Interfax quoted a local official as saying they had suffocated. 2 days ago Resumption of India's COVAX vaccine supply delayed by Nepal - sources The resumption of India supplying COVID-19 vaccines to the global COVAX vaccine-sharing platform after eight months was delayed on Monday when Nepal requested a postponement, two sources told Reuters." The South Korean television series "Squid Game" tells the story of 456 debt-laden people competing for 45.

Russia's Investigative Committee, which probes major cases, opened a criminal probe and said three people had been detained including the 47-year-old director of the mine and his 59-year-old first deputy. "During the initial investigation, it was established that the detainees violated industrial safety requirements," the committee said in a statement. 29, said one of the sources, a Nepal health ministry official." The regional branch of Russia's Investigative Committee said it had opened a criminal case into negligence that had caused deaths. Ambulances and fire trucks are parked near the Listvyazhnaya coal mine out of the Siberian city of Kemerovo, Nov 25, 2021. (Photo: Governor of Kemerovo region press office via AP) Rescuers walk at the Listvyazhnaya coal mine out of the Siberian city of Kemerovo, Nov 25, 2021. 2 days ago India logs slimmest rise in COVID-19 cases in 543 days despite festivals India reported 7,579 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, the smallest rise in one-and-a-half-years despite huge festival gatherings in recent weeks, thanks to rising vaccinations and antibodies from prior infections. (Photo: Governor of Kemerovo region press office via AP) Rescuers enter a checkpoint of the Listvyazhnaya coal mine out of the Siberian city of Kemerovo, Nov 25, 2021. The mine is part of SDS-Holding, owned by the privately held Siberian Business Union." The students were caught by government censors after a tip-off, the source told RFA.

(Photo: Governor of Kemerovo region press office via AP) "A GREAT TRAGEDY" Nearly 40 people were hospitalised, regional authorities said.35 billion celebrated Durga Puja in October and Diwali this month, during which millions of people shopped, travelled and met family, mostly without masks. The governor declared a three-day mourning period in the region beginning Friday. Earlier in the day residents of the village of Gramoteino next to the mine gathered in snowfall and sub-zero temperatures outside the entrance to the facility, which was closed off with a boom gate, as ambulances passed in and out.D. There was no panic but the crowd was tense and refused to speak to journalists. "This is a great tragedy," President Vladimir Putin said during talks with Serbian leader Aleksandar Vucic in Sochi. a day ago." One of the show's characters was a North Korean defector whose story highlighted her arduous escape from the country.

The Listvyazhnaya mine was set up in 1956 and is owned by the SDS-Ugol company based in the city of Kemerovo. A methane blast in 2004 killed 13 people at the mine and another explosion at the site killed five people in 1981. Mining accidents are fairly common in Russia and across the former Soviet Union as a result of poor safety standards, a lack of oversight of working conditions and ageing Soviet-era equipment. One of the deadliest mining accidents in Russia in recent years occurred at the Raspadskaya mine in Siberia - Russia's largest coal mine - in the summer of 2010, killing 91 people and leaving more than 100 injured. The incident was the result of a methane explosion when more than 300 miners were inside.

A second explosion then trapped a group of rescuers. In 2007, 110 people died after a gas explosion at the Ulyanovskaya mine, in the same region. On top of the deadly accidents, activists have drawn attention to the environmental practices of mines in Russia, one of the world's largest mineral producers. Source: AFP/dv .