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21 May 2018, Edition - 1042, Monday

FLASH NEWS:

  • BS Yeddyurappa Resigns As Karnataka Chief Minister Just Before Floor Test
  • 1 BJP MLA Somashekara Reddy is out to ‘bribe’ MLAs
  • Number game changes again, after 2 Cong, 2 JDS(S) MLAs rebel, 2 independents back BJP, BJP at 105, 4 short of win
  • Legal faceoff after poll war, Cong-JDS object to pro tem speaker, top court puts Cong-JDS in spot, SC: Might have to postpone floor test
  • SC accepts Governor’s Counsel’s argument, top court puts Cong-JDS in tight spot, Cong-JDS’s petition dismissed
  • BJP MLA to remain pro tem speaker, SC: Videography of floor test adequate, floor test to telecast live

Kerala News

Worker from Salem among two killed in quarry mishap

Covai Post Network

Image credit : Illustrative Image

Kochi: Two persons, including a worker from Salem in Tamil Nadu, died when an unauthorised quarry collapsed at Neyyattinkara near Thiruvananthapuram on Friday.

Satish, 28, of Salem and Binil Kumar, 23, of Malakulangara were those who died, police said.

Sudhin, 23, and Aji, 45, suffered serious injuries and were admitted to Thiruvananthapuram Medical College. Five others suffered minor injuries.

The incident occurred when a rock was being blasted. It fragments fell from a height of 75 ft. The Kunnathukaal panchayat president said not a single quarry had been given permission to operate.