Mangaluru, September 8: Two children were killed after a boundary wall of a residence collapsed on a house on Sunday, September 8, at Shivanagara area in Karnataka's Mangaluru. The deceased were identified as 7-year-old Varshini and 8-year-old Vedanth. On being informed, the police officials have rushed to the incident spot. Gujarat: Compound Wall Collapses After Heavy Rains in Morbi, Eight Killed.
According to reports, both the children were studying in their room when the incident took place. The 20-feet-wall surrounding the house fell on it and crushed the kids. The parents were at a neighbours house at a time of tragedy. Gujarat: 4 Dead, Several Feared Trapped After 3-Storey Building Collapses in Pragatinagar.
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Earlier this month, a 35-year-old woman was killed in Mumbai's Malad and four people were injured after a wall collapse. The incident was caused due to a cylinder explosion. The victim was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.