Two killed in wall collapse

Berhampur: At least two persons were killed when the wall of a house collapsed on them at Badakhemundi Street here this afternoon, police said. Shankar Das (28), a mason and Rabi Das (20), a labourer were killed, when a wall caved on them while repairing a residential house, sources said.

Another worker, the wife of the mason, however, escaped unhurt as she was out of the workplace. Both the deceased persons belonged to Dipa Sahi of Lanjipalli area in Ganjam district, police said. Inspector in-charge Deep Mishra said the bodies were recovered from the debris and sent for post-mortem.