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Elderly woman falls to death from 5th floor apartment

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

An elderly woman today died after allegedly falling from the fifth floor of a building in the city's area this morning, police said.

Locals in Ballygunge's Earl Street early today morning heard a loud thud and found Jamini lying in a pool of blood, they said.

The family members of took the semi-conscious woman inside the apartment instead of taking her to the hospital, a said.

After a team from Police Office reached the place, Jamini was taken to a state-run hospital where she was declared "brought dead" by doctors.

"It's quite mysterious how the woman fell down from that height. We are trying to find out the exact reason. We are probing into the mishap," he said.

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First Published: Thu, August 09 2018. 21:00 IST