BENGALURU: Two labourers were injured when a mound of land caved in during installation of pillars at a construction site at 8th Main Basaveshwaranagar on Thursday afternoon. The injured are Saravana alias Kutty (41) and Shiva (32), both fro m Srirampura.
According to the police, about seven-eight labourers were involved in the foundation work for a building and were laying pillars. Around 3 pm, the land on which Saravana and Shiva were working caved in and the both got stuck under a heap of mud. The other labourers immediately rushed to their rescue and alerted the police. While Saravana sustained a fracture in his leg, Shiva escaped with minor injuries.