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Two workers injured as land caves in

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 Kutt

Published: 12th January 2018 03:34 AM  |   Last Updated: 12th January 2018 07:16 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

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.

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