3 Dead After Old House Collapsed In Sealdah, Death Toll May Rise


Kolkata: Ann old house has collapsed on Sunday midnight in Baithakkhana road of Sealdah. One person has been killed right after the incident. Death toll may rise with the growing time.

Reportedly, the house collapsed near 2:30 am on Sunday midnight. Heavy downpour continued throughout Sunday so the vulnerable houses became more vulnerable. Collapse of the house can be the effect of heavy downpour.

Local source said, the building situated in Muripatti of Sealdah. The house was almost broken and administration was well aware of the fact.

Disaster Management Team has reached the spot to manage the situation. Reportedly, many people are stuck in the situation till now. One person has been critically injured and rushed to NRS hospital. Hospital announced him dead.

A group of people is working on this. Police is suspecting many people were inside as the building was not completely abandoned.

After few hours the disaster management team found another one dead from the grave.