Last Updated: Thursday, January 2, 2014

1 missing in mine disaster in Nepal

One miner has been missing after get buried in Sukaura mine in Makwanpur district of Nepal, Ujyaalo Online reported.

Incident happened in a lime stone mining center while working for Shivam Cement Industry located in Hatiya area of Makwanpur district.

Nepal is rich in metallic, nonmetallic and industrial minerals. Different gemstones, decorative and dimension stones are widely found in Nepal.

Original post: Natural Disasters List January 2, 2014