Chandigarh: 1 killed, 19 injured as tree falls on students in private school

By Dinkle Popli -- July 08, 2022 12:41 pm -- Updated:July 08, 2022 4:33 pm

A total of 19 students and a female attendant (40 years) were reported injured during this incident. It is unfortunate to mention that one student (16years) was immediately rushed to PGIMER wherein she was declared brought dead.

11 students who have suffered minor injuries are being treated in GMSH 16 under the supervision of Director Health Services and will be discharged after medical examination. Four students who have suffered minor injuries went to Fortis Hospital and two went to Mukut Hospital and are reported to be stable.

The female attendant and one student have now been shifted to PGIMER from GMSH-16 and are under continuous monitoring of doctors at PGIMER.


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Meanwhile, parents also reached the school as soon as the information of the accident was received.  According to the information received so far, the condition of 3 children are critically injured, who are being treated at GMSH-16. At the same time, relief and rescue work is going on in the school. Along with the police, administrative officials have also reached the spot.

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-PTC News

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