Worker falls to death

Worker falls to death

A construction worker died after he accidentally fell into a pit and sustained severe head injuries in the Cubbon Park police limits on Friday evening.

Police said Lakshmi Narayan Singh, 25, from Chhattisgarh, was working at an under-construction multi-storey building on Ali Asgar Road when he fell into a deep pit at around 6.15 pm. His co-workers pulled him out and rushed him to Bowring Hospital where doctors declared him brought dead.