Andheri - On Monday night around 8 pm, 96-year-old tamarind tree fell on five houses in Andheri. One child and woman got injured in this incident.
Residents expressed that BMC started repair work of drainage and road widening work, due to which the roots of the trees were cut down for road widening project and drainage work. Thus the tree collapsed. The collapsed tree damaged all the fives houses but fortunately, it did not claim anyone's life. a child and a woman were injured in this incident.
"If civic officials would have cut down the tree earlier, then this incident would not have happened," expressed residents.