One killed, seven injured in University building collapse


Kolkata: One person was killed after the roof of an underconstruction University building collapsed in New Town. According to locals the roof of the building collapsed while workers were working inside the building. Eight persons were seriously injured in the incident. They were shifted to a local hospital where one of the workers were declared dead by the doctors.

Top officials including Bidhannagar Police Commissioner Jawed Shamim arrived at the spot to take stock of the situation. According to a police official, “The building collapsed while work was going on. One person was killed while the rest are critical.”