3 children killed in house collapse

Three children, including two siblings, died when the roof of their house collapsed in Mudakalan village here, police said here on Sunday.

PTI| Updated: Oct 13, 2013, 16:39 PM IST

Sitapur: Three children, including two siblings, died when the roof of their house collapsed in Mudakalan village here, police said here on Sunday.

Deepa (14), her brother Durgesh (8) and Rachna (14) were killed when the roof of their house collapsed in the Pisava area at Mudakalan village last night, they said.

Additional District Magistrate Rajesh Pandey said that though house was built only two years ago, the construction was sub-standard due to which the incident occurred.