Two persons injured in Mumbai's Parel after tree falls on taxi

Mumbai: Two persons, including an elderly man, were today injured after a tree fell on the passenger taxi, in which they were travelling in Parel, a senior civic official said.

Manohar Kuchrakar (75) and Vidyavasani Mishra (52), were travelling in a taxi when the tree fell on the vehicle in Boiwada area at around 10.30 am, an official of disaster control room of the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai said.

They were rushed to a hospital and later discharged, he said.

A former Doordarshan anchor, Kanchan Nath (58), who was taking a morning walk near a road close to her housing society here, had yesterday died after a coconut tree fell on her.

Updated Date: Jul 23, 2017 18:43:00 IST



Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.

CORONAVIRUS

COVID-19 Information Centre

  • 24 hrs. helpline no. -
  • +91-11-23978046
  • 24 hrs. toll free no. -
  • 1075

India

  • Active Cases

  • Total Confirmed

  • Cured/Discharged

  • Total DEATHS

*change over the previous day
Data Source: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India
Updated: May 26 (08 AM)
Hospitals & Testing centres

World

  • Active Cases

  • Total Confirmed

  • Cured/Discharged

  • Total DEATHS

*change over the previous day
Data Source: Johns Hopkins University, U.S. (www.jhu.edu)
Updated: May 26 (08 AM)
Hospitals & Testing centres