2 killed as wall collapses in Delhi's Keshavpuram

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Two persons were killed in another wall collapse incident that took place in the national capital within 24 hours, a police official said on Tuesday.
 
2 killed as wall collapses in Delhi's Keshavpuram

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Two persons were killed in another wall collapse incident that took place in the national capital within 24 hours, a police official said on Tuesday.

The official said that the incident took place in Lawrence Road area in North West Delhi's Keshavpuram.

The fire department got a call of the incident at around 11 p.m. on Monday night.

"The boundary wall of a plot collapsed resulting in two persons getting injured. They were taken to the Deep Chand Bandhu Hospital. In the hospital, doctors declared both of them as brought dead," a fire official said.

One of the dead was identified as Sumit Kumar, 42, a resident of Anand Parbat. Details of the second victim was not immediately available.

The fire official said that resuce operation was over and no more persons were trapped.

A scooter was totally damaged.

The Delhi Police is filing a case in this respect against the plot's owner.

On Monday afternoon, two people died and four were injured after a three-storey building collapsed in South West Delhi's Satya Niketan area.

--IANS

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