28 September 2022,   20:03
Mine explosion in Tkibuli - 9 people injured

9 persons were injured in a coal mine explosion in Tkibuli. The health condition of one miner is critical.

Injured miners were reportedly admitted in a local hospital.

The Ministry of Internal Affairs said that a probe was launched under Article 240 of the Criminal Code of Georgia, involving breach of safety regulations during mining and construction works.

The exact cause of the mining accident so far remains undetermined.