Ishan, 12 years old injured as ceiling fell on him
Mumbai: A ceiling at a house in Bandra’s Government Colony, had collapsed and fell on a 12 year old boy. The incident happened early in the morning on Thursday around 3:30 am. 12 year old Ishan Misal, was sleeping when the incident happened as parts of the cracked ceiling slab fell on him.
The boy’s parents, both government employess, have filed a complaint against the Maharashtra Public Works Department (PWD) for lack of maintenance. The boy’s mother declared that Ishan had been had encountered head injuries and other injuries in his arm. While PWD has already started repairs, the boy’s mother argued that temporary repairs were not enough to settle issue of poor infrastructure. As a response, PWD assured that they are taking necessary measures to expand the lifespan of buildings.
The 12 year old boy was to take a school exam on Friday.