New Delhi, Jan 18 : Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday offered his condolences on the demise of a mine labor who was caught inside a coal mine with others in Meghalaya and the body was found on Thursday.
Mr Gandhi also expressed concern over those who were still stuck in the mine and appealed to the government to speed up the rescue work and do it on a priority basis as the kin of the laborers waited for their safe return.
' I prey to the almighty for their safe return to their respective homes' Mr Gandhi said expressing his thoughts taking to Facebook.
On Thursday, the Navy which is involved in rescue operation spotted a body in a coal mine in Meghalaya where miners have been trapped. (UNI)