Three people, including a mother and her two children, were killed when a four-story building collapsed in North Delhi's Malka Ganj area.The mother of the children was returning home after taking them from tuition, during which the building collapsed, in the grip of which these three also came.Father's name is Nitin and mother's name is Ayushi.Mother was bringing the children from tuition.The name of the younger son was Priyanshu and the name of the elder son was Soumya.Delhi Police, who reached the information, is engaged in relief and rescue work.Efforts are on to rescue the people trapped under the rubble.
The case of the collapse of the four-story building is around 12 o'clock on Monday.Incessant rain is also said to be the reason for the accident.It is being told that laborers were engaged in the building, some construction work was also going on.
The building is said to be very old.Earlier it was reported that battery rickshaws and many vehicles were also buried, it was also told that people were sitting in it.Apart from this, a milk shop and confectionery shop were also running in the building.Construction work was going on in the building.in which the workers were working.
Delhi government ordered an inquiry
At the same time, Delhi Cabinet Minister Satyendar Jain visited the spot and inspected it.He tweeted that the news of the death of 2 children has come to the fore in this unfortunate accident.I pray to God to give strength to his family to bear this loss.The Delhi government has ordered an immediate inquiry into the matter.The guilty will not be spared.
LG expressed grief
Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal said that I am pained by the tragic incident of building collapse in the Sabzi Mandi area.My condolences to the families of the children killed in this incident and pray for the speedy recovery of the injured.Immediate relief and rescue operations are being carried out on a priority basis.The LG has directed the officials to identify the places where such buildings are located and take appropriate action so that such incidents do not happen again in the future.
At the same time, Arvind Kejriwal has tweeted on the accident- 'Very sad accident of building collapse in Sabzi Mandi area.The administration is engaged in relief and rescue work, through the district administration I am personally monitoring the situation.
According to Jagran correspondent, a four-story building suddenly collapsed in Malka Ganj of Sabzi Mandi area on Monday morning.During relief and rescue, the team took out a young man buried under the rubble of the building and admitted him to the hospital.At the same time, information is being received about the death of three people in this accident so far.
(Photo Caption- Several people buried under building debris that collapsed at Sabzi Mandi Ghanta Ghar. Families of two children who died in the incident mourn at Hindu Rao Hospital.)
According to the Delhi Fire Department, a building collapse was received in the Malka Ganj area on Monday morning at 11.50 am.The debris of the building also fell on the car of many people.At present, police and fire brigade personnel are engaged in rescue work.It is being told that some people may be trapped under the debris.Delhi Police has confirmed the death of all three people.
Building collapsed due to rain
According to preliminary information, this four-story building was dilapidated from the very beginning.Meanwhile, the incessant rain added to the problem.It suddenly collapsed on Monday morning.
Significantly, due to the rains in Delhi on Saturday and Sunday, the problem of waterlogging in the streets and alleys continues.The problem of waterlogging was also seen in the streets of Lahori Gate, Matia Mahal, Chandni Chowk, Chawri Bazar and Sadar Bazar on Monday.
Let us inform you that earlier on August 8 last month, one person died while three others were injured when a two-story building collapsed in the Nand Nagri area of North East Delhi.
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