Six killed in Kanpur house collapse
Six members of a family were killed, when the mud house they were sleeping in, collapsed last night in village Bachit Bharthu of Kanpur Dehat.
The fateful incident occurred around midnight last night. The father and five children, including four daughters and one son aged between three to eighteen years were crushed under the house debris. The villagers rushed them to Akbarpur district hospital, where doctors declared them brought dead.
The mother of the children is the lone survivor in the family, as she had gone to visit her parents two days ago.