Three students were killed and three were injured after a toilet wall collapsed on them at a Government school in Tamil Nadu's Thirunelveli district on Friday. The incident took place at 11.30 a.m. in the school located next to the Tirunelveli corporation office building.
The bodies have been sent to the Tirunelveli district hospital for post-mortems, while the three injured children are undergoing treatment at Tirunelveli medical college hospital. Names and other details of the children are yet to be released by the school authorities and police.
A senior police officer told that the reason for the collapse of the building is yet to be ascertained. Police have commenced an investigation into the tragic incident.