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THE weather in Mach town of Balochistan’s Bolan district was pleasant on Saturday morning, but it then started raining. Mach, a coal mining town, wears a dusty, disheveled look.7 killed in methane coal mining disaster in Balochistan,"The five coal miners entered in the mine but have forgotten to open the ventilation which filled the mine with methane gas," he said. This accident was the second coal mine disaster in Balochistan within days, after six miners were trapped and killed in a methane gas explosion in the Marwar coalfield last week, Al Jazeera reported.Six coal miners killed in Balochistan blast - Business,,QUETTA: Six miners have been killed in a blast at a coal mine in Balochistannear the border with Afghanistan, officials with the provincial Directorate of Mines told Reuters.Six coal miners killed in Balochistan blast,In the past year, 102 coal miners have been killed in Balochistan in 72 different incidents, Sultan Muhammad Lala, president of the Balochistan Coal Mines Workers Federation, said.Balochistan, Pakistan - Wikipedia,Balochistan (/ b ə ˌ l oʊ tʃ ɪ ˈ s t ɑː n /; Urdu: بلوچِستان ‎) is one of the four provinces of Pakistan.It is the largest province in terms of land area, forming the southwestern region of the country, but is the least populated. Its provincial capital and largest city is Quetta.. Balochistan shares borders with Punjab and the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to the northeast, Sindh to,Coal mining woes - The News International,The beginning of 2021 has increasingly seen accidents and deaths in coalmines and collieries in Pakistan. Only last month, two coalmines collapsed in Balochistan, home to large deposits of coal,Fuel extraction in Pakistan - Wikipedia,Mines. The Wahi Pandi, Karunuk (), and Rehman Dhora mines in the, Kirthar Range, Sindh and the Shanawah Deposit, Karak in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province are being opened up to meet Pakistan's rising need for uranium, which these sources are issuing at an ore grade: 0.04% Uranium mineral purity rate.The Baghalchur site has several abandoned mines and is now being used as an industrialBalochistan protesters give govt 24 hours for acceptance,,The leaders of the employees’ grand alliance on Saturday gave the government 24 hours for acceptance of their demands and threatened to block all highways in Balochistan if the demands remain unmet.Demand – Coal 2020 – Analysis - IEA,Since 2017, in addition to a few small plants for industry, Pakistan has commissioned four coal-fired power plants as part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project: the 1 320 MW Sahiwal plant in Punjab; 1 320 MW Port Qasim plant in Sindh; 1 320 MW Hubco plant in Balochistan. All three use imported coal.Kohat: Bodies of 16 coalminers recovered from mass grave,,Apr 10, 2021· Kohat: The bodies of 16 coalmine workers from Shangla, who were kidnapped in 2011, have been found in a mass grave in Jowaki area of Kohat. The bodies were lifted from the mass grave and an investigation into the matter has been launched. The district administration and a team from the Shangla Coal Mines Workers […]