The mystery behind the formation of the sinkhole remains unexplained
This sinkhole found in Chile is being discussed all over the world
A team of experts has been sent to analyze
santiago, A huge mysterious sinkhole seen in the Latin American country of Chile has attracted everyone’s attention. The width of the sinkhole seen in a mining area in the north of the country has been measured to be about 82 feet. According to Chilean media, this sinkhole was found on Canadian Lundin Mining land, located about 665 km from the capital.
Agency director David Montenegro said on finding the sinkhole that the National Service of Geology and Mining (Sernejomin) had sent experts to find out about the sinkhole on Saturday. According to Montenegro, this sinkhole is 656 feet deep. Water is also present at the bottom of this sinkhole. The authorities have banned the movement of people around the sinkhole.
No harm to the population
The house which is closest to this sinkhole is at a distance of about 600 meters. The nearest population is also settled at a safe distance from the sinkhole.
In terms of security, the authorities have banned the entry of people near the huge sinkhole. At present, the information about how the sinkhole was formed is not yet available. The National Service of Geology and Mining has said that soon they will find out the reasons for the formation of this sinkhole.
FIRST PUBLISHED : August 02, 2022, 17:18 IST