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Four injured in building wall collapse in Calcutta

Forensic experts examining the spot, wounded rushed to the hospital
The incident happened around 6.30 am in Ahiripukur 1st Lane, they said.
The incident happened around 6.30 am in Ahiripukur 1st Lane, they said.
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Our Bureau, PTI   |   Calcutta   |   Published 23.09.21, 11:56 AM

Four people were injured as the wall of a building in eastern Kolkata's Kareya area collapsed on Thursday morning, following a loud noise, suspected to be that of a blast, police said.

The incident happened around 6.30 am in Ahiripukur 1st Lane, they said.

"Locals heard a loud sound from the building and informed the police. On reaching the spot, we found that a wall on the ground floor of the four-storied building collapsed and four inhabitants were injured," a senior police officer said.

The injured persons were admitted to a hospital, he said.

Forensic experts were examining the spot, he said, adding that an investigation was started.



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