Bridge Collapse In Satara, Eight Injured

MAHARASHTRA

Eight people carrying a deceased woman’s body along a bridge in Jaoli village in Satara were injured after the bridge collapsed on Sunday morning.

The injured people were part of a group that were carrying the mortal remains of Krushnabai Changu Kadam, 90, a resident of adjacent Kharoshi village.

The metal bridge maintained by the local Zilla Parishad collapsed around 11:30 am on Sunday and injured eight of the 20-25 mourners.