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15 dead as wall collapses at construction site

At any rate, 15 individuals were killed, including three youngsters, when a compound divider close to a building site fell on impermanent

hovels of workers in the western Indian city of Pune following overwhelming precipitation, a fire unit authority said on Saturday.

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Groups of development workers were dozing in the cottages when the structure divider crumbled in the early morning, he said.

“We are attempting to save individuals that are caught under the divider and the dirt mud,” said the authority, including “so far we have saved three specialists.”

Pune, where some data innovation and auto organizations are based, has been getting overwhelming precipitation since Friday evening and it could have debilitated

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“the ineffectively constructed divider,” said a Pune regional government official.

Each June-September rainstorm season, India encounters deadly occurrences of structure and divider crumples as precipitation debilitates the establishment of inadequately assembled structures.

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