Udaipur : Celebrations were spoilt and festivity turned into gloom when a balcony of a building inside a marriage garden collapsed claiming lives of 2 persons on Saturday afternoon. The incident took place at Vallabhnagar tehsil headquarters at Ankit Vatika, where preparations were at full swing for a marriage ceremony to be performed in the evening.
The marriage was of one Sanjay so Dinesh Kumar Jain, resident of Vallabhnagar. There was a double storied building with rooms at one end of the garden as facilities to the marriage party. Suddenly around 2.15, the 40 feet long balcony came crashing on the ground creating a huge panic. Four persons who were standing under the roof were caught in the debris. It took some time to pull the victims out who were rushed to hospital. Later they were referred to Udaipur, however, two of them namely Rajesh Singhvi and Himanshu Pokharna died on the way. Condition of another person was said to be serious. Vallabhnagar SHO Shyamlal and team were at the spot to investigate the reasons for the collapse.