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.
“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.