Staff Reporter

ARIYALUR: Two labourers were buried alive in Alampalam village on Thursday while removing boulder blocks from the sides of a well in a field.

The victims _ Ravi (35) of Thathanoor Kudikadu and Ramalingam (40) of Suthamalli village _ who were entrusted with the task of levelling the well, reportedly started with removing the blocks from the bottom when the earth suddenly caved in.

A team of Fire and Rescue Services Personnel from Jayankondam retrieved their bodies.

The Udayarpalayam police have registered a case.

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