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2 boys die in wall collapse

delhi Updated: Sep 25, 2011 23:08 IST
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Two boys died when the wall of a under construction building collapsed in Punjabi Bagh area of west Delhi.

The police said the incident took place at 4pm on Sunday. "When the wall collapsed Manoj, 6, and Manish, 2, got trapped under it. A team of the fire department official reached the spot and launched a rescue operation. But they couldn't save the kids," a senior police officer said.

A case of causing death due to negligence has been registered against the contractor.