MP: Four die as wall collapsed in Morena district
DNA | Nov 19, 2012, 05:44AM IST
Bhopal: Four members of a family were killed when the wall of their house made of mud collapsed in Morena district on Sunday morning.
The deceased were identified as Punnalal Singh (50) and his three grant children Ringa (13) Siomwati (10) and Ambreesh (8). The bodies were sent for autopsy, said a police officer.
According to the Superintendent of Police (SP) A Jaidevan, the incident took place early morning at Kuthiyana village of Ambah tehsil. They died on the spot due to mudslide, he said.
However, Punnalal's son Mohar Singh and daughter-in-law survived as they were sleeping in another house adjacent to it. The district administration has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 8,000 to the kin of the deceased.