Jaipur: Three children were killed on Saturday
and seven others injured when an old building collapsed in
Baran district, police said.
"The one-storey building located near Anta town, in
which family of Mehtab Singh was staying on rent for the past
ten years, collapsed this afternoon," the SHO (Anta) said.
The occupants were pulled out from the debris with the
help of locals and rushed to a nearby hospital, he said.
The dead, children of Singh, have been identified as
Jeetu (6), Phoolchand (10) and Mangilal (4), the officer said,
adding the father was not present when the mishap took place.
The rest, including Singh`s wife Badam Devi, children
and a relative, are hospitalised where the condition of two is
stated to be critical, he added.