UP: 7 minors dead after wall collapsed due to heavy rainfall in Etawah

The injured ones have been admitted to Bhimrao Ambedkar Authorities Joint Hospital for further treatment.

FPJ Web DeskUpdated: Thursday, September 22, 2022, 02:21 PM IST
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UP: 7 minors dead after wall collapsed due to heavy rainfall in Etawah | ANI

Four children died and two were injured after a wall collapsed due to heavy rainfall in Chandrapura village in the civil lines area of Uttar Pradesh's Etawah on Wednesday night.

The four deceased minors had been brothers and sisters. The injured ones have been admitted to Bhimrao Ambedkar Authorities Joint Hospital for further treatment.

While speaking to ANI, Sub Divisional Magistrate, Etawah Sadar said, "Three children died due to a wall collapse in Ghatiya Azmat Ali area of Etawah. Their mother is also got injured and is being treated. Compensation will be given soon. A total of seven children have died due to wall collapse in Etawah, four in Chandrapura village and three here."

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