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Naga woman dies after falling off Delhi building


New Delhi: A 27-year-old woman from Nagaland was killed and two men injured after they fell from the terrace of a building in an inebriated state, the police said. According to police, the incident happened at Delhi’s Krishna Nagar area. All three of them were working in a telecom company, whose office is situated on the fourth floor of the building where the incident happened.

“The PCR received a call at 3.50 a.m. that three people were lying in an unconscious condition in a lane of Krishna Nagar. On arrival of police team, it was found that one lady and two men had fallen from a building,” South District Police Deputy Commissioner Prem Nath told IANS.

“While the lady had died at the spot, the two men received severe injuries,” Prem Nath said. The woman has been identified as Lovili from Nagaland, while the two men — Robert and Jacob, both 24 — are from Manipur.

The two men have been admitted to the AIIMS, while the Naga people representatives and NGOs have been informed to receive the body of the woman after the post-mortem examination, the official said.

Amit Gupta, spokesperson for AIIMS, said all three of them were brought to the hospital at 4.30 a.m. “While the lady was declared dead on arrival, the other two have been admitted to the trauma centre ICU,” he said. He said that Robert has suffered internal injuries, while Jacob suffered only a few bone fractures.