TAMIL NADU

Killed as earth caves in

One man died and about 10 people were injured after the earth caved in while construction work was under way for an underground water storage facility Sunday evening. The Secretariat Colony police said the incident occurred on New Avadi Road behind the water filling station. Mohammed Tulu Sheikh (24), a contract construction labourer from West Bengal, was working 30-feet below ground level when the accident occurred.

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