Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Oct 21 (ANI): A 19-year-old labourer died while five others sustained injuries after an under construction double-storeyed shop collapsed in Johnu area in Udhampur district in Jammu and Kashmir.Also Read - India vs England Highlights T20 World Cup Warm-Up Match: Ishan Kishan, KL Rahul Guide India to a 6-Wicket Victory Over England
The incident, which took place on Saturday evening, involved labourers who were all natives of Ramban district. Also Read - SAFF Championship 2021 Match Highlights India vs Bangladesh Match 3 Today Football Updates: 10-Man Bangladesh Earn a Hard-Fought 1-1 Draw Over India
On receiving information from locals, police and the Army reached the spot and immediately initiated the rescue operation. Also Read - Farah Khan Tests Positive For Coronavirus Despite Being Double Vaccinated, Says 'I Didn't Put My Kaala Teeka'
Explaining the incident, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Udhampur, Rayees Bhat, said: “The labourers were working in the under construction shop while a shuttering felt and whole building collapsed.”
Further details are awaited. (ANI)
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