Businessman, family among six killed as lift falls from a height of 80 ft
INDORE: Six persons including a businessman and his family members were killed when a lift developed snag and fell on the ground from a height of nearly 80 feet.
The tragic incident occurred at Patalpani near Indore in Madhya Pradesh. Businessman Puneet Agarwal's family members--that included his daughter Palak, son-in-law Palkesh, grandson Nav, kin Gaurav and Gaurav's nephew Aryavir were among those who died.
The family was celebrating New Year at their farmhouse at Patalpani, close to Mhow, when the lift fell all of a sudden. They were rushed to hospital but were declared brought dead.
The family had gone to the top of the building to see the view on the eve of New Year, when the mishap took place. Agrawal was one of the leading contractors of PPP model and had laid down major highway projects. His firm Path India has toll plaza contracts in ten states of the country.
[January 1, 2020 NewsBits.in]