The National Mining Agency (ANM) of Colombia reported this Sunday that they have recovered The lifeless bodies of 11 workers from illegal gold mines About a month ago, on March 26, this email crashed in the Caldas department.
Rear 24 days of “uninterrupted work”, After the heavy rain in Nella City, the bodies of the mine workers collapsed, which led to The Caucasus River will overflow And fill in the location of the farm.
Rescue work slowed down due to heavy rain, By “absorbing water, monitoring gas and leaks, and building and expanding the jarillón,” this makes it possible to control the entry of water into the Cauca River and rescue trapped people.
After the news, Colombia’s Minister of Mines and Energy, Diego Mesa, thanked The rescue team and “the work of all the miners in the area, In these 24 days of rescue, he has made great efforts and unwavering will. “
“The dedication, dedication and care of more than 40 members of the ANM Mining Rescue Team and Emergency Rescue Agency in Nella, Kalmans State enabled them to recover.” He served as minister through his Twitter account.
ANM also designated the mine Without proper authorization, Therefore, the necessary requirements and standards are lacking.
The agency added that where miners tried to extract precious materials Actually did not find gold In addition, because it is difficult to control the water flow, it is practically impossible to mine on the Cauca River.