PIL filed in SC to immediately rescue miners trapped in Meghalaya coal mine

Aditi Singh January 2 2019
Supreme Court, Jammu & Kashmir Assembly, All India Judicial Services

A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed before the Supreme Court highlighting the plight of the fifteen miners trapped inside a coal mine in East Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya.

The miners  were trapped in a narrow coal mine in the Ksan area of Lumthari village on December 13, after water from the nearby Lytein river gushed into it. Rescue operations are 

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