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Two killed after wall collapses in Aman Vihar

delhi Updated: Jun 10, 2016 08:55 IST

NEW DELHI: Two persons were killed and another was injured after a wall collapsed on them in outer Delhi’s Aman Vihar late on Wednesday night.

Amula (55) died on the spot and her son Rajesh (23) succumbed to injuries during treatment.

Another person, Kalicharan, sustained injuries and has been admitted in hospital.

According to the police, Amula and Rajesh were sleeping on the terrace at night when the wall of the adjacent house collapsed on them.

The locals, who woke up on hearing the thud, informed the police and the fire department. It took around 30 minutes for the rescue team to pull out the duo trapped under the debris.

The police have registered a case of negligence against the owner of the house and investigation has begun.

The DM and SDM of Rohini went to the spot and announced compensation for the family of the deceased.

First Published: Jun 10, 2016 08:55 IST