Indore, August 18: A student of Shri Govindram Seksaria Institute of Technology and Science (SGSITS) in Indore was injured after the ceiling slab of his hostel room collapsed, news agency ANI reported. The incident took place on Saturday evening. The collapse raises serious questions on the infrastructure of SGSITS. The injured student was admitted to a hospital.
Visuals showed a large part of the ceiling slab of the hostel room collapsed. The slab fell on two beds kept inside the room for students. Fortunately, the fan didn't fall with the slab. Pictures show a broken roof and debris lying everywhere inside the hostel room. Madhya Pradesh Floods: Shops Swept Away After Boundary Wall Collapses Due to Deluge in Neemuch.
Pictures of SGSITS Hostel Room Ceiling Collapse:
Indore: A student,staying in hostel of Shri Govindram Seksaria Institute of Technology&Science,admitted to hospital after he was injured when plaster of roof of his room collapsed.Hostel warden says plaster collapsed after water accumulated on terrace due to rain. #MadhyaPradesh pic.twitter.com/qxvEjdldKW
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The hostel warden blamed rainfall for the collapse. He said the plaster collapsed after water accumulated on terrace following heavy rains. Further details about the incident were awaited.