Newcrest makes contact with trapped miner

February 9, 2016

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Contact has been established with the miner trapped underground at the Gosowong operation, in Indonesia, gold miner Newcrest Mining said on Wednesday.

Newcrest MD and CEO Sandeep Biswas said that contact with the miner was established through a small diameter hole drilled through 54 m of ground, with the miner confirming that he was in good health and spirits.

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