Agra building collapse: Big accident in Agra, building collapses, rescue team rescues four, girl dies
Agra Building Collapse: Several buildings collapsed on Thursday morning during the excavation of basement on City Station Road in Ghatiya area of Hariparvat. The accident took place during the construction work in Dharamshala. In which five people of the same family got buried. Four people were pulled out after about half an hour’s effort. After about an hour’s effort, four-year-old Ginna buried under the debris was taken out. Although his life could not be saved.
A dilapidated three-storey building collapsed during the excavation
The incident took place on Thursday morning around 7.30 am. Rai Bahadur Vishambhar Nath Dharamshala is situated between the shops on City Station Road. There is construction going on. The people of the colony told that a ten feet deep basement is being dug on the main road in front of the inn. Behind it is Maithon’s mound on the height. The residents of the house built at a height behind the Dharamshala opposed the digging of the basement. they feared the collapse of their old homes
Five people of the same family were buried, four were saved
Several houses built behind the Dharamshala collapsed at around 7.30 am. People told that due to the digging of the basement, there has been a crack in the foundation of their house. Due to which this accident happened. Five members of Mukesh Sharma’s family got buried due to house collapse. Which includes his son and four-year-old granddaughter. The incident created a stir. People living in nearby houses came out. Police and fire brigade reached the spot.
after an hour’s effort
The rescue team pulled out a four-year-old girl and took out 4 people alive. After hours of struggle, the 4-year-old girl was pulled out. Police took him to SN Emergency. However, the doctors here declared him dead.
The people of the colony complained many times, but no one listened
The people of Maithon Basti said that they had complained to the Municipal Corporation regarding the construction going on in Dharamshala. They feared that digging the basement would collapse their house. Most of the houses built behind the inn are 70 to 80 years old. But the municipality did not take any action. Due to which this accident happened on Thursday morning. If the Municipal Corporation had stopped the work of digging the basement well in time, the accident would not have happened.