Special Correspondent

CHENNAI: Five construction workers were injured, one of them seriously, when part of a building under construction in Perambur collapsed on Monday.

Police said the freshly laid ceiling concrete gave away when the construction work was under progress. The labourers Kasinathan (35), Subramanian (52), Prabhu (30), Satish (25) and Ashok (35) suffered injuries and were referred to the Government Hospital. The condition of Subramanian was critical.

More In: TAMIL NADU | NATIONAL