29 November 2022

Pilibhit: Four, including a seven-month-old baby boy, died and several others were injured in separate rain-related incidents in Uttar Pradesh’s Bareilly division. The deaths were due to house collapse, wall collapse, and road accidents owing to incessant rainfall in the last 24 hours. Officials on Monday said rescue operations continued all through the day. Two people also died in the Almora and Bageshwar districts of Uttarakhand as rains lashed the state for the fourth day in a row.

rain-related incidents in Bareilly
rain-related incidents in Bareilly

In Kasimpur village of Budaun district, a 50 – year – old farmer, identified as Raghunath Prasad, died after a wall collapsed on him on Sunday. The body has been sent for autopsy, said Vinod Vardhan, SHO of Kunwargaon police station. In another incident, a seven month – old child, identified as Arpit, died under the debris of his house that collapsed in Simaria village under Puranpur Kotwali police station while his parents, Rohit Kumar and Preeti, were seriously injured. The incident took place around 2 pm on Sunday, said, officials. In another incident, a private car on its way to Pilibhit from Bareilly – carrying eight men, all laborers, belonging to Pilibhit — rammed into an uprooted tree on Bareilly Haridwar NH 74 near Lalaurikhera police outpost of Jahanabad police station in the wee hours of Monday. The victims were returning home from Aligarh.

” One of them identified as Ramautar of village Jatpura under the same police station died on the spot while seven others suffered injuries. Injured admitted to a government hospital, ” said SHO Prabhash Chandra.

In a separate incident, a 13 – year – old girl, identified as Sheetal of village Hetam Nagara under Banda police station in Shahjahanpur, died on Sunday afternoon as both the walls of the open verandah of her house collapsed due to heavy rainfall. SHO Sandeep Mishra said, ” The victim was a student of Kasturba Kanya Vidyalaya. “

Incidents of house collapse were reported from village Vidhipur under Gajraula police station in Pilibhit, village Baratbojh under Jahanabad police station, and village Simra under Puranpur Kotwali police station on Monday, injuring many. The injured were rescued from the debris by locals and shifted to a government hospital, said police. Those injured have been identified as Sunita Devi ( 50 ), Sharda Devi ( 40 ), Mithun ( 8 ), and Sundari ( 5 ).

Meanwhile, the two who died in Uttarak hand have been identified as Lachman Singh ( 62 ) and Ramuli Devi ( 61 ). Lachman died after his house collapsed in the village Pipna of Almora. Police pulled out his body from the debris.

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