On February 23, the chhajja (parapet) and staircase of a 40-year-old building fell in Devnagar, an incident in which an elderly couple had a narrow escape. On Wednesday, a four-storey building collapsed and a woman sustained head injuries while escaping.(Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

Get your houses checked, north Delhi civic body tells residents

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Baishali Adak
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2019 02:53 AM IST
Taking cognizance of the two building collapses in Devnagar of Karol Bagh within a span of five days, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) on Thursday issued an appeal to residents to get their houses “examined by corporation engineers” if they feel it’s become “weak”.
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