Four killed in Humla under-construction house collapse

Four construction workers have been killed when an under-construction house belonging to Kamal Bohara collapsed here in Simikot-2 of the district headquarters on Thursday afternoon.

The deceased have been identified as Jasa Sunar of Simkot-1, Janika Bhandari and Jaya Bohara of Thehe-6 and Kale Budha of Gotri-4 of Bajura district.

According to Bam Bahadur KC, officiating Chief District Officer the incident took place at 12.15 pm as the workers were lifting the construction materials.

KC further informed that the three of the deceased died on the spot while Sunar breathed her last on the way to hospital.

The bodies have been kept at the Humla District Hospital for the postmortem.

Source: Republica