Minister of Labor and Social Security Mehmet Müezzinoğlu, came to the mining area where 16 people trapped in the wreckage in Şirvan, district of Siirt, said that today, in the press conference to reporters, he said if the work is done at the desired level then workers under the dent can be reached today.
Minister Müezzinoğlu held a press conference after the examinations he made on the ground that the mining disaster was experienced.
Speaking at a press conference held at AFAD Crisis Center, Müezzinoğlu said, 'We experienced a deplorable accident in Maden village in Şirvan district which 16 of workers trapped under the wreckage as a result of landslide happened in an open copper mine area. Today is the 5th day, so far 6 workers have been pulled out from wreckage. At present, the efforts to reach 10 employees who are under landslides are continuing. (ILKHA)