Quetta: Poisonous gas inside a well kills 4 labourers

Staff Reporter :

Poisonous gas inside a well killed 4 labourers including three real brothers in Quetta’s Mariabad area on Sunday. Police said the victims were working deep inside the well when it suddenly filled with poisonous gas.

Initially, two labourers were working inside the well and became unconscious. The remaining two labourers also went inside the well to rescue them when they also became unconscious, police informed. All died inside the well because of the poisonous gas, police mentioned.

Three real brothers also among the deadĀ 

Three real brothers were also among the dead. Rescue workers reached the house and shifted the dead bodies to the hospital. The real brothers identified as Muhammad Ashraf, Tekhdar Muhammad Rahim and Muhammad Taqi. However, the fourth labourer identified as Abid Ali.

The ages of the victims were between 20-years to 26-years.

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