Four miners died and several people were injured as a result of fatal accident at the Mindeli mine in Tkibuli, Imereti region.
Ministry of Internal Affairs confirms the information.
Investigation has been launched under the second part of Article 240 of the Criminal Code of Georgia, which implies violation of safety rules in mining, construction or other works.
Fatal accident occurred this morning today.
According to the trade union, four people diagnosed with burns have been transferred to hospital.
“It is likely that the same type of incident happened, that took place several months ago when six people died. We do not know details and we are studying the details”, – said Paata Ninua, the technical inspector of the New Trade Union of Railways.