One killed in wall collapse in Odisha

One person died of wall collapse in Odisha's Malkangiri district, police said here Tuesday.

PTI| Last Updated: Sep 16, 2014, 13:59 PM IST

Malkangiri: One person died of wall collapse in Odisha's Malkangiri district, police said here Tuesday

The 42-year-old man was sleeping in his house at MV-17 when the mud wall caved in due to heavy rain last night, police inspector-in-charge (IIC) of Malkangiri, R K Das said.

The man was alone in the house as his wife and children had gone to her father's house nearby.

The villagers retrieved the body from the rubble today, he added.