In a freak accident, a 24-year-old woman died today after a piece of plaster fell on her head from the surface wall of the Ameerpet metro station in the evening.
According to the police, K Mounika, 24, a housewife whose husband works in TCS, was standing beside a pillar underneath the metro station to take shelter from the rain when the plaster piece surface wall fell on her head from 9 metres above.
She sustained a serious head injury and collapsed on the spot. By-standers and metro rail personnel rushed her to a private hospital where she was declared brought dead.
The body was sent for a post-mortem, and the S R Nagar police have registered a case and are investigating.
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