Updated: September 8, 2021 7:47:08 am
A 56-year-old woman fell to her death from the balcony of an eight floor flat in Jambhulwadi in the city on Tuesday morning. The incident took place when she was putting out clothes to dry by standing on a stool in the balcony, police said.
Bharti Vidyapeeth Police said the deceased has been identified as Pitradevi Hariji Singh, who had come to stay with her son’s family in Pune from Uttar Pradesh.
On Tuesday morning, she was putting out clothes to dry when she suddenly lost balance and fell down. She sustained very severe injuries and was rushed to a nearby hospital, where she was declared brought dead.
Bharti Vidyapeeth Police have launched a probe into the sequence of events leading to the fall and death.
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