Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, May 21 UNI | 2 months ago

Three people were killed and four injured when a wall of a godown collapsed on them, near municipal office in Chilakaluripet town of the district today.


Circle Inspector K Sanjeeva Rao said a huge wall of a godown, which was in a dilapidated condition, caved in on them, killing two persons on the spot while another died while being treated in hospital.

The deceased were identified as S K Safi (60), Nagur Vali (38) and Veeravalli Anjaneyulu (21).

Nagurvali and Anjaneyulu were autorickshaw drivers who were standing at an auto rickshaw shed when the accident occurred.

Police said the asbestos roof of the godown was removed yesterday only. The officials cleared debris and search was on.

The injured were recovering in the hospital.

(Posted on 22-05-2014)