"We are all shocked by this tragedy," stated Robert Archer, President and CEO. "Javier was General Manager at Topia since the commencement of operations there more than ten years ago, and was integral to the success of the mine. Our thoughts and prayers are with Javier's family and friends during this most difficult time. We will continue to offer his family and team any support that they might require."
The Company is cooperating with the relevant authorities in connection with an investigation into the circumstances surrounding Mr. Ramirez's death.
ABOUT GREAT PANTHER
Great Panther Silver Limited is a primary silver mining and exploration company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange trading under the symbol GPR, and on the NYSE MKT trading under the symbol GPL. Great Panther's current activities are focused on the mining of precious metals from its two wholly-owned operating mines in Mexico: the Guanajuato Mine Complex, which includes the San Ignacio Mine, and the Topia Mine in Durango.
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SOURCE Great Panther Silver Limited