News Karnataka
Saturday, March 02 2024

Three labourers killed in landslide at Odiyoor

Photo Credit :

landslide inner

Mangaluru: In a horrific incident, three labourers died in a landslide at Odiyoor near Kanyana in Vittal, on Saturday, December 7.

The deceased have been identified as Balappa Naik (56), resident of Alangar in Kasba village, Prakash (35), a resident of Manila village and Ramesh (50), a resident of Kapumajalu.

According to the police sources, the incident occurred when the workers were engaged in excavating a hillock. The hill caved in leaving labourers buried in loose mud.

Though efforts were made to rescue the labourers, they succeeded to rescue only one person among the four, sources said.

More details are awaited.

Three labourers killed in landslide at Odiyoor

Share this:
Support NewsKarnataka's quality independent journalism with a small contribution.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Find the best odds at 10Cric and IPL Betting 2023! Signup today and get up to a 100% deposit bonus.

To get the latest news on WhatsApp