Maharashtra: Two labourers killed as lift of under construction building collapses in Bhiwandi

Times of India | 2 weeks ago | 24-11-2022 | 08:25 am

Maharashtra: Two labourers killed as lift of under construction building collapses in Bhiwandi

KALYAN: Two labourers working at multi-storey under construction building in Maharashtra's Bhiwandi died after a lift collapsed on Tuesday late night. The deceased have been identified as Omprakash Gautam (39) and Jalaluddin Khan aka Lambu (25). The incident took place in Millat Nagar area of Bhiwandi township in Thane District when they both were going on the top floor to dry their clothes after completing work, when the lift collapse. Hearing sound of collapse, watchman Sattar Maqbool Sheikh rushed to the spot and found them both in pool of blood. Later, he informed labour contractor Rafiq Bhati and Arif Momin who arranged ambulance and rushed them to Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital. However, doctor declared both of them dead. Police said Gautam hails from Uttar Pradesh while Khan was a resident of Nepal. Both were temporarily living in same under construction building's premises. An accidental death report has been registered at Nizampura police and cops have started the investigation. The lift inspector has been asked to find if there was any negligence on part of builder.

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