4 workers killed as land caves in at construction site in T’puram

Four labourers were killed and another injured when a mound of land caved in on them at a construction site near Thiruvananthapuram, police said on Monday.

Two workmen from Bihar were among the deceased.

Five people were at the flat construction site at Panganpara when a nearly ten-foot mound of earth from a slope crashed down on the labourers when the work on a compound wall was progressing.

One person was rescued from the debris by firefighters and cops, police said. Several parts of the state are experiencing heavy rain in the last two days.

(Agencies)

 

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