2 die, 30 hurt in build­ing col­lapse in MP

The Asian Age - - Nation - AGE COR­RE­SPON­DENT

At least two labour­ers were killed and 30 oth­ers in­jured when the roof of an un­der- con­struc­tion build­ing col­lapsed in Ja­balpur in Mad­hya Pradesh on Mon­day.

A se­nior district of­fi­cer said the mishap oc­curred when the roof of the sec­ond floor of the build­ing was be­ing cast.

While two work­ers died on the spot, around 30 oth­ers were res­cued from the col­lapsed struc­ture of the build­ing, the of­fi­cer said.

A mag­is­te­rial en­quiry has been or­dered into the in­ci­dent.

This was the sec­ond such in­ci­dent in three weeks in the state.

Ten peo­ple were killed and six oth­ers in­jured when a lodge col­lapsed in In­dore town of Mad­hya Pradesh af­ter be­ing hit by a speed­ing car last month.

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