2 killed in building collapse in Bengaluru
At least two labourers died and a dozen others were injured after an under-construction building collapsed in Bengaluru on Friday. The accident took place at the Agricultural Produce Marketing Committee (APMC) yard in Yashwantapura.
According to media reports, construction of a multi-level car parking at the APMC yard was going on. The construction to build a 10-story building to accommodate vehicles was underway when this accident took place. The injured were rushed to a nearby government hospital. The police has sent the bodies of the deceased for an autopsy.
The deceased have been identified as Rahul Goswamy (19) from West Bengal and Rakesh (25) from Bihar. Police has registered a case of culpable homicide not amounting to murder under Section 304(A) of the IPC against the contractor and others.
- PTC NEWS