Wall col­lapse in Tardeo kills two

The Free Press Journal - - FRONT PAGE - — Staff Re­porter

MUM­BAI: Two peo­ple were killed and one in­jured, af­ter a wall col­lapsed at a con­struc­tion site near the Tardeo Re­gional Trans­port Of­fice (RTO) on Satur­day af­ter­noon. Ac­cord­ing to the Bri­han­mum­bai Mu­nic­i­pal Cor­po­ra­tion's dis­as­ter man­age­ment cell, the in­ci­dent oc­curred around 12 noon. The de­ceased have been iden­ti­fied as Faiz Khan, 24, and Ta­pan Das, 28. Jay­deo Roy, 22, sus­tained mi­nor in­juries and was dis­charged from Nair Hos­pi­tal af­ter treat­ment. The ground had been dug for the lay­ing of base­ment pil­lars. Mean­while, as a re­sult of drilling, the soil had loos­ened, re­sult­ing in the wall crash­ing down on the three peo­ple stand­ing on the spot, po­lice said. An Ac­ci­den­tal Death Re­port (ADR) has been reg­is­tered by Tardeo Po­lice.

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