Roof under construction collapsed in Maharajganj, three workers died, many injured

Maharajganj: Three laborers died after an under-construction roof collapsed in Maharajganj, UP. About 10 laborers are said to be buried under the debris. SDRF and police team have taken out 10 laborers. Many more are still believed to be buried under the debris. It is being told that the molding of the roof of an under construction marriage hall was going on. This accident happened during that time. DM Maharajganj had also reached the spot. He has ordered an investigation into the entire matter. The police have detained the owner of the marriage hall and the contractor doing the construction.

According to the information, this accident took place in Rudrapur, Kolhui. There was an outcry as the roof under construction suddenly collapsed. Local people were the first to reach the spot. After this the police was informed. The workers buried under the debris were pulled out by cutting the shuttering rods with a gas cutter. By late night, success was achieved in evacuating 10 laborers. Of these, deaths of Yash (30), Om Prakashan (23) and an unknown laborer have been reported.

According to Maharajganj DM Anunay Jha, information about the entire matter has been given to the government. Rescue work is also going on. SDRF is trying to evacuate other workers. Financial assistance will also be given to the laborers who were victims of the accident.


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