D. Punithavalli (7), a Class II student, was injured when a wall in her house under construction at Palapattu near Panruti collapsed on Tuesday.

She was rescued and rushed to Panruti Government Hospital. Her father Dhayanandan had reportedly obtained financial assistance from the government for the construction of a concrete house as his old house was damaged in cyclone Thane.

Even as the construction was under way, the family had moved into a portion of it. - Special Correspondent

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