Pune Woman Falls to Death from 19th Floor of Under-Construction BuildingJanuary 11, 2017 10:07
In a tragic incident, a 50-year-old woman died on the spot after she fell from the 19th floor of an under-construction building in Kothrud in Pune on Tuesday.
According to to the police, Anushree Pandey is a resident of Baner locality.
A Kothrud police station officer said, "Pandey had come to see a flat on the 19th floor of the upcoming skyscraper."
"After seeing the flat, she told the sales representative that her daughter is coming there, following which he left her on the same floor and came down.
"At around 4.30 pm, the woman was found lying on the makeshift platform which was attached to the first floor with blood splattered all around," said the officer.
He said, "an ambulance was called, but the medical staff declared her dead on the spot."
"We are still not sure from which floor she fell down and presume that she might have fallen down from the 19th floor," he said.
Police said, "they are investigating further and recording the statements of staff at the project."
BY M. DIVYA SRI