Bangalore, India – Three construction workers died and it’s presumed that 15 others are trapped
in the debris. The accident occurred while they were working at a construction site on Kasavanahalli on Central Jail Road near Haralur.
The accident happened on Thursday, February 15. When the building of five flats collapsed. This
collapse comes on the back of multiple instances of building by law violations.
Mayor Sampath Raj said: “Three people have died. One person is in critically injured. There are still some persons trapped under the debris. Rescue operations are underway.”
Kasavanahalli building collapse: @dcpwhitefield says that the building owners – Kunni Ahmed and Rafiq are from Kerala and are not in town. Six rescued persons have been admitted to a private hospital. @thenewsminute pic.twitter.com/xXtJmmYrQp
— Theja Ram (@thejaram92) 15 de febrero de 2018
The identity of the workers hasn’t been revealed.
Police and personal from the State Disaster Relief Force continue working in the rescue.