Accidents due to heavy rains in Uttar Pradesh
Nine people died, while one person was injured after a wall collapsed in Uttar Pradesh’s capital Lucknow.
Police said that the wall of Army Enclave in Dilkusha area had collapsed due to incessant rains. Due to this, nine workers living in the huts built there were crushed to death.
In Unnao district, three people, including two children, have died when the roof of a house collapsed.
Announcement of compensation to the families of the deceased
Expressing grief over the accident in Lucknow, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed condolences to the bereaved families. He has directed the officials to provide compensation of Rs 4 lakh each to the next of kin of the deceased and proper treatment of the injured.