22-year-old Raju Sharma and 23-year-old Ashtiyaq Khan passed away after they fell from the 10th floor of the Videocon Tower in New Delhi while they were cleaning its mirrors.
The accident happened on June 17, 2019, by 3 pm when the 2 men were cleaning the mirrors of the Videocon Tower.
The New Delhi police released a statement about the incident. They said, “Both Ashtiyak Khan and Raju Sharma were conducting mirror cleaning work outside the high-rise Videocon Tower in central Delhi area. They did not wear helmets, were not tied with safety belts and there was no safety equipment found at the spot.”
They added, “Ashtiyak and Raju were taken to a nearby hospital with multiple fractures. They were later declared dead. The responsibility of cleaning work was assigned to MS Enterprises company. The deceased persons worked for it and stayed in South Delhi.”
The family members of Raju Sharma and Ashtiyaq Khan have been informed about their deaths.