Staff Reporter

VIJAYAWADA: Three labourers, all members of a family, were killed on the spot and four others escaped with injuries when boulders slipped at a quarry of Paritala village in Kanchikacherla mandal of Krishna district on Saturday.

The victims were identified as Mendolu Adinarayana ,40, his son Ramana, 18, and Adinarayana’s cousin Chevulapalli Lakshmi, 35.

They were all natives of Rapaka village in Pondur mandal of Srikakulam district.

They had migrated to Kanchikacherla to eke out a livelihood recently.

They were working in Ayyappa Metal Quarry.