Myanmar Jade mine landslide kills a minimum of 19

At least 19 jade mine workers along with mine security guards were killed in a landslide on Sunday. Rescuers have been searching for survivors. Easy is reported to have happened early Sunday morning in the distant Hpakant township within the north of Myanmar.
Two police officers had been additionally injured but had been rescued and sent to hospital. Authorities additionally reported that one four-wheel drive automotive and three safety guard posts were buried in the landslide.
Villagers report that extra individuals had been buried within the soil that collapsed within the landslide, however no one is certain about the number of unrecovered victims. The villager famous that “thousands of individuals scavenge within the large pile of mine waste every day”.
In April more than fifty four individuals have been killed when another large landslide buried employees and autos..

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