One dead as water tank bursts in Mathura temple

Last Updated: Monday, March 22, 2010 - 13:08

Mathura: One person was killed and five were injured when an overhead water tank on a temple roof burst here Monday, police said.
"The water tank situated in the premises of the Khushali Baba temple burst inside the temple today (Monday). One man died as he got buried in the debris. Five people were injured," Deputy Superintendent of Police Babu Lal said to a news agency.
"After the tank collapsed there was a stampede in the temple. No one was injured in the stampede," he said, adding that the tank was 40 feet in height.

IANS



First Published: Monday, March 22, 2010 - 13:08

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