Three Workers Killed After Landslide In Ganjam

Berhampur: At least three workers, including two women, died due to a landslide in a stone quarry in Ganjam district on Tuesday.
According to sources, the victims were working at a stone quarry near Bhatakamorada, about 20 km from here, when a huge chunk of soil and rock fell on the workers. On being informed, a police team rushed to the spot retrieved the bodies from under the debris.
Though the exact reason for the landslide was yet to be ascertained, the police said it might have occurred due to quarrying operations and recent rainfall in the area.

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