Factory worker Satish was killed after he was crushed under the wall of the factory lift while he was taking raw material from the ground floor to the fourth floor through the lift that collapsed in outer Delhi’s Bawana area.
Factory workers told police that the lift was over loaded when the incident took place.
Police said the workers told them that there was a single lift that they used to carry materials.
Satish’s cries were heard by his friend Amar, who informed the factory owner, Sanjay Bansal, police said.
Bansal called up the police and informed them about the incident. PCR vans and fire brigade personnel reached the spot on receiving information about the incident, police said.
Satish was taken out and rushed to a nearby hospital where he was declared brought dead, police said.
A case has been registered against the building owner and further investigation is underway.