Woman killed 2 hurt as portion of building collapses in Badli
NEW DELHI: One woman died and two others were injured when a portion of a three-storey building collapsed in outer Delhi’s Badli area on early Friday morning.The deceased has been identified as 18-year-old Poonam who was residing at the second floor with her husband. Her husband has also received injuries. Delhi Fire Service (DFS) officials said they received information about the incident at 5.15 am after which the staff rushed to the spot and started rescue operations. Also Read – After eight years, businessman arrested for kidnap & murderThe building was old and one portion collapsed before the residents could come out to a safer position. “I heard a huge thud early morning and when I reached here i saw a part of the building has collapsed. The injured were rescued from the debris. However, one girl could not be saved,” said a local resident. The two injured have been shifted to Babu Jagjivan Ram Memorial hospital and Baba Saheb Ambedkar Hospital for treatment, fire officials added. The condition of the injured is said to be stable. “We have registered a case of negligence under IPC section 304 A and investigating the incident,” said a senior police officer.