Goa: A bridge built on Zuari River at Sanvordem got collapsed yesterday night. In this incident, some 10 people were tangled. During the search of sufferers, fire brigade workers could found six people and saved them.
According to the local police, the bridge distorted in the evening and this even happened around 6.30 pm. During the search of sufferers, fire personnel recovered the body of a man who is Santosh Vandar. It is said that he had purportedly committed suicide.
Those people who witnessed the incident said that people who did efforts to bar the sinking people, the wave of water carried them away. All saved people were hurried to hospitals and all were out of danger.
According to the sources, the rescue operation is under process and it is being carried out by Navy personnel and the Coast Guard personnel.
State PWD minister Ramkrishna stated that people do not take warnings seriously which mentioned before moving to bridge and such ignorance caused the incident of yesterday.
Goa’s CM Manohar Parrikar said that few fatalities should be in the incident. He also added that he has informed home minister and prime minister of the occurrence.