In a sensational incident in Bihar’s Banka district, four children were killed after a wall collapsed on them on Sunday. One more also sustained injuries during the incident and admitted to a hospital.
According to reports, due to the incessant rain, the wall of an old and abandoned thatched house fell on them, while they were playing near the house. The incident took place in Tilwari village under Dhiraiya Police Station.
“The children were playing, when suddenly, the wall collapsed with a loud thud under which four children succumbed to death while one sustained injuries on his head,” a police officer was quoted as saying by national media.