Dhanbad: Three tribal women lost their life as a mud heap fell upon them at Bhagaband under Nirsa police station area of this district. The women were taking out white mud when suddenly the mud heap fell upon them due to which they were killed on the spot. The white mud is used by the locals to colour their homes.
However, due to continuous mud digging a tunnel had formed in the area and when the women were taking out the mud from inside the tunnel suddenly the mud heap fell killing them on the spot. Post the incident some other people who were on the spot fled. Later a police team which arrived on the spot recovered the bodies and send them for post mortem to PMCH.