Kolkata: A building in Dhakuria area of south Kolkata collapsed on Monday following a torrential downpour in the state of West Bengal. An aged lady was killed in the incident and another was gravely injured.
There are no reports of other casualties as of now. The injured lady who was gravely injured during the incident was rushed to the hospital.
This is not the first time such a structural mishap has occurred in the city of Kolkata; earlier in April, an under-construction flyover collapsed in the busy Posta area, killing at least 26 people.
(More updates awaited. . .)
First Published | 23 May 2016 6:27 PM
Web Title: Building collapses due to torrential downpour in Kolkata; one killed
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