In a heartbreaking incident, six construction workers lost their lives on the spot while engaged in house construction work at Lovedale, near Ooty in Tamil Nadu.
Two workers, critically injured in the accident, have been rushed to the Ooty Government Hospital, while one worker remains missing under the debris. The local police are actively involved in ongoing rescue operations.
The unfortunate incident unfolded as more than ten workers were actively involved in the construction of a house when a mud slip occurred, leading to the collapse of a portion of a wall. The immediate response from authorities involved transporting the injured to the hospital and initiating rescue efforts to locate the missing worker.
This tragic event serves as a stark reminder of the inherent risks in construction work and the importance of stringent safety measures. As the community mourns the loss of lives and prays for the safe recovery of those injured, the incident underscores the need for increased vigilance and precautions in construction sites across the region.
Stay tuned for further updates on the rescue operations and the aftermath of this unfortunate incident in Lovedale, Tamil Nadu.