Bengaluru: 3 labourers die cleaning manhole

07 Mar 2017 | By Mansi Motwani
News from Bengaluru

According to city police, three labourers died in the Kaggadasapur area of Bengaluru after stepping in a manhole to clean it.

The labourers were from Andhra Pradesh, and fell unconscious soon after going in; they were declared dead on being taken to the hospital.

Police await autopsy reports to determine the cause of death.

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