Delhi News

Four die after falling into water harvesting tank

The four were rushed to different hospitals where they were pronounced dead.

Published: 15th July 2017 04:33 PM  |   Last Updated: 15th July 2017 04:33 PM   |  A+A-

Image used for representational purpose only

By IANS

NEW DELHI: Four persons died after falling into a water harvesting tank here on Saturday, police said.

Deputy Commissioner of Police Ishwar Singh said that police got a call around 10.45 a.m. on Saturday that five persons had fallen into a water harvesting tank in a building in Ghitorni area of south Delhi. 

The officer said that they were moved to different city hospitals where four were pronounced dead. A fifth person, however, survived. 

The police officer identified the deceased as Swarn Singh, 45, Deepu, 28, Anil, 23, Balwinder, 32 -- all residents of Ambedkar Colony in the Mehrauli area. 
 

Stay up to date on all the latest Delhi news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

Latest