A 16-year-old boy was killed and three others were injured after the roof of a shop in Narela collapsed on them on Saturday, police said.
Officials of a hospital informed police at 11.30 am that three injured persons have been admitted.
The roof, made of iron bars and metal sheets, collapsed when the workers were repairing its foundation for the construction of a drain by a contractor of the Irrigation and Flood Control Department, he said
Mohammad Mehraj (28), Juber (22) and Munna (16) were admitted to the Maharaja Agarsen Hospital, Sharma said.
No work was in progress for constructing the drain today, police said, adding a case has been registered.
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