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Kapurthala: Two killed, one injured in factory mishap near Dudhianwal village


Two industrial workers were killed and one was seriously injured Monday after heavy machinery fell on them at a private factory near Dudhianwal village on Kapurthala-Sultanpur Lodhi Road Monday, police said.

The deceased were identified as Kewal Singh and Balbir Singh, police said.

The injured, Swaran Singh, has been admitted to a local civil hospital where his condition is said to be serious, police said.

Police said the victims were working in the factory when a machine installed on their overhead accidentally fell on them resulting in their death.

The investigation is on in the matter, police said.

(With inputs from agencies.)

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