Mumbai, September 7
The 46-year-old director of a retail chain was crushed to demise underneath a elevate after he stepped into its shaft in Worli space right here, police stated on Monday.
The incident occurred on Sunday night when Vishal Mewani, director of Kohinoor Electronics, went to fulfill his pal within the two-storey Buena Vista constructing in Worli, a police official stated.
He referred to as for the elevate, however stepped into its shaft after opening the elevate channel.
On realising that he was within the shaft, he tried to maneuver out however failed and obtained crushed underneath the elevate which was coming down, the official stated.
Fire brigade officers rushed to the spot and Mewani was pulled out. He was taken to Breach Candy Hospital the place he was declared lifeless on arrival, the official stated.
“He spoke to his wife 30 minutes before the incident and told her that he was going to meet his friend. On the basis of primary information, an Accidental Death Report has been registered and investigation is under way,” Worli police station senior inspector Sukhlal Varpe stated. PTI