Thiruvananthapuram : In a stone quarry mishap that took place at Maryamuttom in Parasalla, T’Puram early morning Friday at least one person has been killed, several injured and others trapped.
The accident occurred when workers carried out routine blasts and enormous boulders came pouring burying several under it’s mass.
Several persons have been pulled out from under the rock piles and rescue operations are underway.
Meanwhile, from those injured, condition of three are said to be critical.
The quarry belongs to Kottaparayil Aloysious.
The deceased is Salem native from Tamil Nadu.
Workers in stone quarries don’t qualify for life or health insurance.