Wall collapse kills 7-year-old boy in Odisha
KalingaTV News Network
Cuttack: Wall collapse claimed life of a 7-year-old boy at Bharandi village of Choudwar in the district late on Saturday night.
One Tani Purty and his family including wife Tulsi Purty and three children, were asleep yesterday night and all of a sudden, one of the walls of his thatched house, collapsed killing his son, Madhu Purty, on the spot.
Meanwhile, Madhu’s parents Tani and Tulsi have been admitted to SCB Medical College and Hospital as they were injured in the mishap.
According to sources, Nor’wester rain had lashed the area day before yesterday following which the walls of the mud house had weakened and subsequently, one of them, caved-in.
While the minor’s body has been sent to the SCB Medical for postmortem, Choudwar police has started an investigation into the case.