UP rain: Three-year-old dead, elderly woman die in wall collapse

A three-year-old boy died and his mother was seriously injured on Saturday evening when a wall of their kutcha house collapsed following rains in Deoria district.

The incident took place in Rampur town, PTI reported.

Parts of Uttar Pradesh including the Deoria district has been receiving heavy rains for the last three days, leading to heavy waterlogging at many places.

In another incident, a woman was killed on Sunday morning when a wall of her house collapsed following rains. The incident occurred in Hargaon village under Jamon police station area.

“One Fulmati (55) was cleaning utensils in the house when a wall of the ‘kutcha’ house collapsed. The woman was killed in the incident,” Station House Officer of Jamon police station Akhilesh Gupta said to PTI.