Updated Trends: Trapped Chilean Miners Moments Away From Freedom
The trapped Chilean miners are just moments away from freedom, as this will take only a matter of time to bring them out of their underground trap, where they spent an excruciating 66 days. The rescue shaft is ready for now, which will be lowered down into the bore hole, through which the miners will be pulled out.
It’s a matter of hours, when the shaft will be lowered down into the bore hole to form a tunnel. There is a wave of excitement at Camp Hope above the mine, where relatives of the trapped miners had camped for the past two months.
It took the rescue workers around 41 days to drill the rescue tunnel from the surface to the trapped chamber where the men are stuck. The miners too are very happy and are eager to be pulled up, and their families were in tears when the heard the news that their loved ones will finally be rescued.