Pune: Four people died due to suffocation in a drain in Baramati, Pune, Maharashtra. According to information received, a person named Praven Atole went inside to clean the engine pipe, but fell unconscious. At the same time, his father also went inside to save him, but he also fainted. The police say that 2 more people entered after them and also died.
According to news agency PTI, police said: “The room was full and the victims were cleaning it. Some debris was stuck in the motor pump in the room, so Praveen Athole went inside to remove it. But he fainted from suffocation.
Four people died due to suffocation in a drain in Baramati, Pune.
A man named Praven Athole went inside to clean a pipe from the engine but fell unconscious and to save his father also went inside but he also fell unconscious. After him, 2 people also went inside and died, say… https://t.co/WBmC8bh1PH pic.twitter.com/SmVXb4fuvl
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He also said that after him his father Banudas Athole, Prakash Sopan Athole and witness Babasaheb entered the room one by one and they all fainted and fell into the water which had accumulated inside. The police official said all four were pulled out of the chamber and taken to hospital where she was declared brought dead. Further investigation is underway.