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The explosion at the mine in Georgia, there are victims

November 28, 2015

Injured in an explosion at the mine for the extraction of manganese in the village Perevisa Chiatura district (Imereti region) on Thursday, two miners were taken to the hospital.

On this, as Day.Az reports with reference to the "News-Georgia", said "Rustavi-2".

Work on the mine is carried out by Georgian Manganese.

"It was standard operating procedure when in a closed pit mine by the explosion, with the help of explosives. When the shift supervisor with an explosives walked to neutralize the remaining capsule, then this happened," - said the head of service for public relations companies Zakaria Shalikashvili .

Injured miners were taken to Tbilisi hospital New Hospital, where they undergo intensive therapy. They have the body burns and eye problems.

Georgian Interior Ministry has opened a criminal case in connection with the incident.

Georgian Manganese Company received a license to produce manganese in the territory of Sachkhere and Chiatura districts in 2008 to 38 years.