One dies in fall from mountain

RAS AL KHAIMAH — One worker died and another was injured on Monday morning in the Wadi Al Nakab in Ras Al Khaimah when they fell from a rocky mountain. The two workers were reportedly on rock-blasting duty when the rock on which they were standing cracked and rolled down taking them along, causing the death of one and severely injuring another.

By Sebugwaawo Ismail

Published: Wed 7 Nov 2007, 8:59 AM

Last updated: Sun 5 Apr 2015, 4:35 AM

The deceased was identified as Anoop Kumal, 40, a Bangladeshi labourer. The injured person was identified as Amurut Kalmakar, 35, an Indian engineer. He was reportedly recovering in Saqr Hospital. A senior official from RAK Police said both were employees of a RAK-based technical drilling and blasting company.

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