Ten NREGS workers buried alive in Telangana

Ten NREGS workers buried alive in Telangana

Agency News

Narayanpet, Apr 10 : In a tragic incident, ten labourers engaged in the NREGS works were buried alive when a mound of soil collapsed on them at a hillock on the outskirts of Tileru village in this district of Telangana on Wednesday.

The victims were digging earth when the incident took place. Most of the victims were women coolies, according to reports reaching here. Expressing his shock and anguish over the tragic incident, Chief Minister K.Chandrasekhar Rao, in his condolence message, instructed the minister and officials concerned to accord immediate care in all manner. (UNI)