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10 killed in house collapse as dust storm lashes Gazipur

Ten people were killed and 12 injured in separate incidents of house collapse triggered by a high velocity wind and dust storm which lashed the district late Saturday night, police said.



Gazipur (UP): Ten people were killed and 12
injured in separate incidents of house collapse triggered by a
high velocity wind and dust storm which lashed the district
late Saturday night, police said.

They said four people were killed when a house collapsed
in Saidpur tehsil while three others were killed in a similar
incident at Jamunia village.
Two persons were killed in Gazipur sadar and one person
in Mohamdabad.

Police sources said twelve people were injured as the
houses collapsed.
The storm uprooted trees and electric poles affecting
movement of traffic in different parts of the district, police
said adding power supply and communication were also
disrupted.

PTI

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