Two labourers died after being buried under a mound of soil at an under-bridge construction site in Rajasthan's Hanumangarh district Thursday, police said.
The victims Deepchand, 25 and Dhani, 17, were working at the site when the incident took place, a police official said.
The two labourers were rushed to a hospital where doctors declared them dead, he said.
Both the labourers were from Madhya Pradesh, the official said.
The family of the labourers were given a compensation of Rs 50,000 each from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund and a financial assistance of Rs 5 lakh each from the contractor, he said.
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