Delhi's Ghazipur: One body recovered from Kondli canal

New Delhi Sep 1: One body has been recovered from Kondli canal, confirms Delhi Police. Rescue operations are underway in Delhi's Ghazipur area where a garbage dump caved in and 4-5 vehicles fell into Kondli canal.

A part of the landfill site at Ghazipur collapsed on Friday afternoon killing a girl on the spot and pushing several vehicles into a drain. Delhi Police said at least four persons have been pulled out of the rubble and an operation is on to rescue others feared trapped.

DCP (east) Omvir Singh said a car and two two-wheelers ended up in Kondli drain flowing near the garbage dump after the collapse that caused the roadside railing to come down. The incident happened around 2.30 pm.

News24Bureau with Agencies