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Teacher critical after mock drill goes awry

nation Updated: Jun 02, 2016 08:52 IST

MEERUT: In a bizarre incident a school teacher sustained severe injuries when she fell down from a school building during a mock civil defence drill for safety on Wednesday morning in the civil lines area of Moradabad.

The injured teacher has been admitted to a hospital and her condition is stated to be crticical.

She sustained severe injuries to her skull and multiple fractures.

The teachers were giving a demonstration on how to slide down from the rooftop of the building in case of an emergency.

Shraddha Sharma was also asked to slide down the building using rope which came loose on her way down causing her to fall despite efforts to hang on.

First Published: Jun 02, 2016 08:52 IST