NEW DELHI, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) — Eight persons were injured, some of them grievously, when a house collapsed in India’s central state of Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday, local administration and police officials confirmed to Xinhua over phone.
The ill-fated house that collapsed was located in the Lal Gate area of Dewas city of the state, added the local officials.
While seven persons, including three women, were rescued from the rubble, one child is still said to be trapped and efforts are on to rescue him.
According to the officials, the house collapsed at around 4:45 p.m. local time. Enditem
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