Indonesia: Landslide kills four miners of an unlicensed gold mine

Author: Kharishar Kahfi, The Jakarta Post, Published on: 10 May 2019

"Landslide kills four gold miners in South Kalimantan", 6 May 2019

A search and rescue team rescued a miner and recovered four dead bodies...after a landslide hit an unlicensed gold mine in Kotabaru...

...[T]he four victims had been identified as Syahruni, 25; Misdi, 35; Ali, 30 and Tatung, 40. Another miner, 35-year-old Sugeng, sustained injuries during the landslide.

...In April, a landslide hit an unlicensed diamond mine in Banjarbaru regency in the same province. At least five miners died in the incident, while two others were eventually rescued by search and rescue personnel.

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