OMG! Mumbai Rains Turn Fatal: Woman Struck By A Falling Tree Dies (WATCH)

न्यूज़ वर्ल्ड इंडिया | 0
| July 22 , 2017 , 12:36 IST

A coconut tree turned deadly for a woman in Mumbai as it took her life. In what can be called a freak of nature the woman who was taking her daily walk after a fresh spell of rain on Thursday died as the coconut tree fell right on top of her and in the process it took her life.

The woman who died was identified as Kanchan Nath. Kanchan was wearing a  blue t-shirt and black trousers. She fell on the road as soon as the tree fell on her and seeing this the people who witnessed the incident immediately came to help her.

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The woman was then taken to a hospital and was admitted in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). She succumbed to her injuries on Friday morning.

The surprising detail is the discovery of an application filed to cut the same tree on February 17 this year, under which a fee of Rs 1,380 was also deposited. However, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials had inspected the tree and told the applicant, one Avinash Pol, that it was still healthy.

The local councillor Asha Marathe has written to the BMC demanding action and accused officials responsible for being negligent. She has also demanded an inquiry against them.