A nine-year-old died as a tree department fell on him at Marwadi Chawl in Decrease Parel on Friday. The deceased, recognized as Samar Bosak, was taken to Wadia Hospital the place he was declared useless on arrival.
The incident occurred round 1.38pm at Pandurang Budhkar Marg. Native resident Santosh Kharat, stated, “Youngsters have been taking part in inside compound when a department from the Peepal tree fell on the boy. He obtained extreme head accidents and was taken to the hospital. Landowners have to conduct yearly pruning and chopping of harmful bushes to keep away from such incidents. This must be achieved earlier than monsoon.”
In response to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Company (BMC), the property proprietor is answerable for sustaining, chopping or trimming bushes on their premises. Often, officers from native civic ward workplace examine bushes in non-public compounds and difficulty notices to property homeowners if the bushes pose a hazard to the folks there.
Regardless of a number of makes an attempt, Sharad Ughade, ward officer of G South ward (Decrease Parel), was unavailable for a remark.