Pune: 15 killed, including 4 children after wall collapse in Kondhwa
Pune : Nearly 15 people, including 4 children have reportedly been killed in a tragic wall collapse due to heavy rainfall in Pune’s Kondhwa.
Two other people have suffered injuries and have been admitted to a nearby hospital. Rescue operations are underway as many are believed to be trapped under the debris. The NDRF teams have reached the spot.
Pune: 14 people have died in Kondhwa wall collapse incident. Rescue operations are underway. #Maharashtra pic.twitter.com/5XdHinkjCu— ANI (@ANI) June 29, 2019
“The wall collapsed due to heavy rainfall. Negligence of the construction company is coming to light with this incident. Death of 15 people is not a small matter. Mostly were labourers from Bihar and Bengal. The government will provide help to the affected,” said Naval Kishore Ram, district collector Pune.