Five members of a family, together with three kids, died after the roof of their dilapidated house collapsed in Anand Nagar Fateh Ali space of Alambagh in Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow on Saturday morning, police stated. As per the police, the railway had declared the house unsafe for residing and even issued a discover to the family to vacate it however they continued to dwell there.
The deceased have been recognized as Satish Chandra, 40, Sarojini Devi, 35, their daughter Harshita, 10, and two sons Harshit, 13, and Ansh, 6. Taking cognizance of the incident, chief minister Yogi Adityanath directed the district administration officers to go to the spot and look at the state of affairs.
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and defence minister of India Rajnath Singh, who was in his Lok Sabha constituency on Saturday, expressed their grief over the tragic incident. The CM directed the officers to achieve the spot and look at the state of affairs.
In the meantime, Lucknow district Justice of the Peace Surya Pal Gangwar rushed to the spot after being knowledgeable of the tragic incident. The police stated all family members had been sleeping when the roof caved in and so they all acquired buried beneath the particles. After getting details about the incident, a workforce of police and firefighters reached the spot and pulled out the 5 our bodies.
Joint commissioner of police, regulation and order, Upendra Agarwal stated the incident apparently occurred at round 5am when the family was sleeping. He stated the our bodies had been despatched for a autopsy examination and the kin of the deceased had been knowledgeable of the tragic incident.
Senior divisional industrial supervisor, Northen Railway, Rekha Sharma stated the house was declared dilapidated and a discover was issued earlier to vacate the house. She stated the sufferer family was residing in the house illegally and it was being probed as to how they had been residing there.
Nonetheless, the victims’ neighbours knowledgeable the media that Satish Chandra’s mom Ram Dulari was employed with the railway. She died on April 7, 2022. They stated the family was residing in the house even after Ram Dulari’s demise and Satish was making efforts to get a job as her dependant.