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IAF joins rescue operations to save trapped miners in Meghalaya

The mega rescue operation to save 15 miners trapped inside 370-feet-deep coal pit in Meghalaya is gaining some momentum. After the Indian Air Force and Coal India teams, the Indian Navy is also sending its special diving unit to assist the rescuers. The Indian Air Force carrying seven high-power pumps landed at the Assam's Guwahati airport, from where the high-pressure pumps will be transported on road to Lumthari village in Meghalaya.

Updated : 29 December 2018, 10:48 AM