Morbi Bridge Collaps: Death toll in cable bridge accident in Morbi, Gujarat rises to 141, case registered against Bridge Management Company for culpable homicide not amounting to murder
Gujarat: Morbi Bridge Collapse: In the cable bridge accident on Sunday in Morbi, Gujarat, the death toll has risen to 141 while more than 170 people have been rescued so far. 12 relatives of BJP MP from Rajkot Mohanbhai Kalyanji Kundaria also died in this accident.
Relief-rescue work is going on all night to save the people while a case of culpable homicide has been registered against the Bridge Management Company. State Home Minister Harsh Sanghvi said on Monday morning that a criminal case has been registered in this case and investigation has been started under the leadership of an IGP rank officer. 6-6 lakh compensation has been announced to the victims’ families. (Morbi Bridge Collaps)
He has told that all were engaged in relief work throughout the night. Navy, NDRF, Air Force and Army personnel immediately reached the spot after the incident. Over the night, more than 200 jawans were engaged in search and relief operations. Home Minister Amit Shah himself is closely watching the Morbi accident. Throughout the night he was in touch with the Prime Minister’s Office. Gujarat Chief Minister and Home Minister also took stock of the whole situation and Union Home Minister Amit Shah was given every information about the incident. (Morbi Bridge Collaps)
According to Gujarat COO, 3 squads of NDRF with 50 personnel of Indian Navy, 2 columns of Army for rescue and relief operations with 30 personnel of IAF and 7 teams of Fire Brigade with advanced equipment from Rajkot, Jamnagar, Diu and Surendranagar. Coming to Morbi with
Apart from these, 3 squads of SDRF and 2 squads of State Reserve Police also reached Morbi for rescue and relief operations. An isolation ward has also been set up at Rajkot Civil Hospital for the treatment of the injured. So far 177 people have been rescued. (Morbi Bridge Collaps)
NDRF DIG Mohsen Shahidi said that two more teams of NDRF are being sent from Vadodara airport to Rajkot airport. The Air Force aircraft along with the NDRF team has left for relief operations. Apart from this, helicopters have been kept ready for rescue operations in Jamnagar and other nearby places. (Morbi Bridge Collaps)
You can also guess from the fact that the Air Force has not only been involved in this, but its most dreaded commandos have been launched in this search operation. Like the para commandos of the Army and the Marcos commandos of the Navy, the Garud commandos are also very fearful. (Morbi Bridge Collaps)
Arvind Kejriwal canceled all his programs due to the Morbi accident. CM Kejriwal canceled the road show of Adampur. Today, Kejriwal was going to do a road show for the by-election in Adampur, Haryana.
read this also- Rabta Madaris Ijlaas Deoband: ‘We don’t need any government help in madrassas, madrasas are only for dini education, there are schools, colleges and universities for the worldly- Maulana Arshad Madani