Chief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday ordered an inquiry into the incident of wall collapse in Pune which killed at least 15 people.
Fadnavis in a tweet after the incident said, “Extremely saddened to know about the loss of lives in the Kondhwa, Pune wall collapse incident. My deepest condolences to the families and praying for speedy recovery of the injured. Directed Pune Collector to conduct in-depth inquiry.”
Expressing grief over the incident, State Congress Chief Ashok Chavan urged the state government to extend all the help to the families of the dead and injured. Chavan said that an inquiry should be carried out so that the guilty could be punished.
However, the shanties were set up for labourers working in a nearby construction site.