The first death has occurred in the Lucknow building accident. Begum Haider, mother of Samajwadi Party (SP) national spokesperson Abbas Haider and Congress leader Zeeshan Haider, has died. He could be pulled out about 15 hours after the building collapsed. He was brought to the civil hospital in a critical condition. Abbas and Zeeshan’s mother could not be saved even after all the efforts of the doctors. Now Abbas’s wife is buried under the debris.
It is being told that the family of Abbas Haider used to live in the topmost pent house of the apartment. Abbas Haider was in the penthouse with his wife and mother when the building suddenly collapsed on Monday evening. Abbas Haider was evacuated, but the search was on for his wife and mother. Abbas’s mother was taken out at around 10 am today.
The mother of SP spokesperson Abbas Haider was immediately rushed to the civil hospital. His condition was very critical. Doctors immediately started treatment, but she could not be saved. Right now, along with Abbas Haider’s wife, there is a possibility of another woman being buried. Abbas Haider’s wife has been located, while the location of the other woman is not being found.
Entire building collapsed in 20 seconds
Naved Ahmed, who lives in the neighborhood, was roaming on the road when Alaya’s apartment collapsed on Tuesday evening. Suddenly the whole building collapsed in front of his eyes with a loud bang. Naved Ahmed said in a conversation with Aaj Tak that I was on the road, when suddenly there was such a loud noise for about 20 seconds.
Eyewitness Naved Ahmed told that after 20 seconds of sound, the whole building collapsed, there was smoke all around, called the police as well and it was I who informed the Haider family living in the pent house of the apartment, after which The people of the administration reached and started the rescue operation.
15 people have been evacuated so far
Rescue operation is going on after the collapse of Alaya apartment. NDRF, Army and local police personnel have been deployed in this rescue operation which has been going on for about 16 hours. So far 15 people have been evacuated, in which one woman has died. Apart from this, two women are still buried under the debris. This building was built by Yazdan Builders.
Investigation committee constituted on the orders of CM
After the demolition of Alaya Apartment, Lucknow Divisional Commissioner Dr. Roshan Jacob ordered to mark other buildings constructed by Yazdan builders in Lucknow city. Along with this, on the instructions of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, a three-member inquiry committee has been constituted, in which Commissioner Roshan Jacob, Joint Commissioner of Police Piyush Mordia and Chief Engineer PWD will be there. This committee will identify the people responsible for this accident and submit its report within a week.