Nuapada: In a tragic incident, a 35-year-old woman died and her five-year-old daughter sustained critical injuries after a portion of wall of the pucca house inside which they were sleeping collapsed last night at Nagapada village under Komna block of Odisha’s Nuapada district.
The deceased has been identified as Lalita Rout. On the other hand, the minor girl is undergoing treatment at the district headquarters hospital.
According to reports, wall of a kutcha house collapsed last night following rainfall and it fell on the pucca house, as a result of which a portion of wall of the concrete house crumbled around 11.30 pm.
The mother-daughter duo was grievously injured in the incident and rushed to the district headquarters hospital, where the woman succumbed to her injuries.
Police have registered an unnatural death case into the incident. The deceased’s husband, who works in Bengaluru, was yet to reach the village till last reports came in.