A 54-year-old assistant engineer died after he fell from a hole on the roof of the building of the Horticulture department at Sanjenthong, Imphal East district at around 12.40 pm on Saturday.
Assistant engineer dies after falling from building in Imphal East
An assistant engineer died after he fell from a hole on the roof of the Horticulture office building at Sanjenthong, Imphal East district on Sunday.
Updated 1 Aug 2022, 4:20 pm
The deceased has been identified as one Laishram Ratankumar, 54, son of late Mani from Kwakeithel Moirangpurel Leikai. According to sources, Ratankumar along with the construction supervisor went up to inspect a hole at the roof located on the fourth floor of the building. Sources said that he fell from the hole and sustained serious injuries. He succumbed to his injuries on the way to hospital. It is learnt that Ratankumar was soon to be promoted to executive engineer.
Porompat police filed a case regarding the incident. After a post-mortem was conducted at JNIMS mortuary the body was received by the family.
First published:31 Jul 2022, 4:25 pm