Pune: As a minimum 15 other folks died while three others sustained injuries after a half of a wall collapsed scheme Talab Masjid in Kondhwa dwelling of Pune on Saturday.
Speaking toANI, an reliable from the Nationwide Catastrophe Response Pressure (NDRF) acknowledged the wall collapsed due to the heavy downpour in the city.
“The wall collapsed at round 1: 30 am on Saturday, due to the heavy rainfall in Pune. The boundary wall was constructed scheme constructing blueprint sheds and when it collapsed, a minimum of three sheds had been total slowed down below the wall. It collapsed a minimum of six toes below the flooring stage,” acknowledged Sadanand Gawde.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Saturday ordered an in-depth inquiry into the incident of wall crumple in Pune, at some stage in which 15 other folks had been killed.
“Extraordinarily saddened to grab about loss of lives in the Kondhwa, Pune wall crumple incident. My deepest condolences to the households and praying for swiftly restoration of the injured. Directed Pune Collector to habits an in-depth enquiry,” Fadnavis acknowledged on Twitter.
Convey Congress chief Ashok Chavan furthermore expressed his distress over the incident and entreated the remark executive to lengthen your entire support to the households of the dreary and injured.
NDRF groups rescued three injured and retrieved as many as 15 bodies. The injured had been shifted to Sassoon Properly being facility in the city.
Pune District Collector Naval Kishore Ram acknowledged these who died in the mishap had been labourers hailing from Bihar and Bengal, adding that a relief quantity may perchance perchance perchance be supplied to the relatives of the deceased by the manager.
“Negligence of the constructing company is coming to light in this incident. Loss of life of 15 other folks is now not a little topic. Mostly (deceased) had been labourers from Bihar and Bengal,” he acknowledged.
A search and rescue operation is underway, and extra facts are awaited.
As a minimum four persons, including a minor boy, had been killed and two others injured in pretty a pair of incidents as monsoon made a colossal entry inMumbaiand environment on Friday, hitting atypical life with the same old woes of water-logging in many areas, delays in flights, avenue and practice web site traffic.
(With ANI inputs)