Hyderabad: Two critical after falling into sump

Hyderabad: Two construction workers, Afroz and Imran Ali, are said to be in critical condition after they got into a water sump at an under construction private building near Hanuman temple at Raidurgam on Monday.

The incident was reported at around 12.30 pm. The Disaster Response Force unit of GHMC rushed to the spot and pulled out the duo from the sump. They were shifted to private hospitals, including Apollo Hospital, Jubilee Hills and Sunshine Hospital at Gachibowli.

According to DRF personnel, Afroz and Imran Ali hail who from Karnataka, got into the sump to clear the centering material that was put up a few days ago.

However, in the process they fell unconscious. Locals immediately informed GHMC officials. Both are receiving treatment at the hospital.