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3 labourers injured after basement caves in

Three labourers faced injuries after the basement of an under construction building caved in at Pratap Gali in Paharganj area of central Delhi on Thursday evening. HT reports.

delhi Updated: Nov 04, 2011 01:06 IST
HT Correspondent

Three labourers faced injuries after the basement of an under construction building caved in at Pratap Gali in Paharganj area of central Delhi on Thursday evening.

The incident took place at 6pm and the injured, who are yet to be identified, were rushed to Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital.

“One of them is critical. They were digging the basement and got trapped when the foundation caved in,” a senior police officer said.

A fire brigade team and police immediately rushed to the spot to carry the rescue operation.