Three of family die after house collapses on them

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Three of family die after house collapses on them

Three of family die after house collapses on them

Bhavana S   ¦    Aug 26, 2019 05:50:50 PM (IST)

Three of family die after house collapses on them-1Ballari: In a heart-wrenching incident, three including a toddler, died in their sleep after their house collapsed on them in the wee hours of Monday, August 26. The tragedy is said to have occured due to the heavy rains in the Nadanga village of the Siraguppa taluk in the Ballari district.

The deceased have been identified as Imam Bi (50), her daughter Haseena (25) and grandson Imran (3). The trio suffered multiple injuries to their head and chest.

According to the locals, the house had developed cracks two days ago after the heavy rains. Unfortunately for the family, they were not financially strong enough to pay for the repairs or move into another place.

After the house collapsed, the locals rushed to the scene to rescue the three, however, their efforts went in vain.

Senior officials of the district administration rushed to the spot to take stock of the situation.