Uttar Pradesh: Five of a family died after house collapses in Lucknow
At least five people belonging to a family died after a house collapsed in the Anand Naga area of Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow. Read further on Dynamite News:
Lucknow: At least five people belonging to a family were killed after a house collapsed in the Anand Naga area of Lucknow, said the police on Saturday.
According to the police, the incident took place in a Railway colony under the Alambagh police station in Lucknow.
"We got the information that five people were injured in the house collapse that occurred in the railway colony of the Anand Nagar area under the Alambagh police station area in Lucknow. Later, they were taken to a hospital where they were declared dead by the doctors", said Upendra Kumar Aggarwal, Joint DCP, Law and Order, Lucknow.
"The incident took place this morning. The house belonged to a former railway employee who was living with her family", added the Joint DCP.
Speaking further, the joint DCP said that the colony was abondoned by the Railways Department and the railway had given the notice to vacate the house. (with ANI input)