Death toll rises to 32 in Trust Heights building collapse incident
July 2, 2014 - Hyderabad
The death toll in the Trust Heights building collapse rose to 32 and as many as 27 persons are undergoing treatment at hospital according to the latest news inputs.
The officials of Tamil Nadu government announced that nine constructions workers who died in the incident are from Andhra Pradesh. They were identified as Jayamma (50), Santa Kumari (25), Sankar (27), Ramu (40), Ramalakshmi (28), Doorapu Padmavati (35). Jayamma belongs to Viziangaram while Sarasawati from Srikkualm and one more dead body has to be identirfied. Those undergoing treatment are Bol Naidu, Satish, Lakshmi, Ramanamma, Suneeta, Suseela, Krishnaveni, Menobal, Sujata, Mahesh and Anusuya.
Bodies of six victims arrive:
Bodies of six out of 41 construction workers who died in the building collapse in Tamil Nadu were sent to their villages. The bodies of those sent are Siripurapu Ramu (33) of K Krishnapuram village in Dattiraju Mandal, Mudali Ramalakshmi (34) of Itika in Jiyyammavalasa mandal, V Sankar (26) and M Sarasawti (35) of Goisila and S Jayamma (35) off Thurumamidi in Makkuva mandal and Bongu Shanti Kumari (27) of Badangi.