Chandigarh: More than five people in Punjab fell into a sewer in the city of Amritsar while cleaning it for blockage on Tuesday. Three people have been reported dead while rescue operations are being conducted to rescue the remaining two individuals.
While cleaning a sewer in Amritsar, Punjab, five people instantly fell into a sewer. Without any assistance from outside, three people who fell inside the sewer died within minutes while two individuals have been reported as still being searched by the rescue operators.
Cleaning up a blocked city sewer is an arduous and dangerous task which sometimes results in the death of the individuals due to unfortunate mishaps.