19 people killed, 12 injured as an under-construction flyover collapses in Varanasi’s Cantt area

Nineteen people killed while twelve others injured after a portion on an under-constructed flyover collapsed in Varanasi’s Cantt area on May 15. Sources stated that cars and local buses crashed under the bridge as two pillars of  the flyover collapsed bringing  down a huge slab of concrete.

Five teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and police personnel were rushed to the spot to carry out rescue operation. Injured were rushed to the nearby hospital. Huge disruption had caused in the surrounding following to this mishap. Traffic disruption was also anticipated in the region.


The analysts of Cybertech Risk Center generated real time alert on this incident and closely monitored the situation providing its clients with timely alerts about the same. We at Cybertech’s Risk center cover Bridge Collapse, Building Collapse, Mine Incident, Partial Collapse, Tunnel Collapse, Unsafe Structure topic related incidents under the Structural section that could be the reason for disruption for the client’s business continuity process, working in collaboration with NC4 providing pan India coverage.



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