12 children hurt in Bihar roof collapse

At least 12 children were seriously injured on Saturday when the roof of an Anganwadi centre collapsed at a village in Bihar`s Madhubani district, police said.

IANS| Updated: Mar 14, 2015, 15:45 PM IST

Patna: At least 12 children were seriously injured on Saturday when the roof of an Anganwadi centre collapsed at a village in Bihar`s Madhubani district, police said.

The roof of Kakrol Anganwadi centre in Madhubani, about 200 km from here, collapsed injuring 12 children. "All the children were admitted to a hospital for treatment," a police official said.

According to police officials, the condition of five of the injured children was critical.

Following the incident, parents of hundreds of children staged a protest and demanded proper treatment and compensation to all the injured.