28 November 2023,   14:13
Incident in metro station Varketili, number of injured people increases

A number of people who were injured as a result of an incident in the metro station Varketili increases. Eleven people were injured in the metro station, where the ceiling fell this morning. All of them were taken to the hospital.

The panic began an hour ago when the newly refurbished station ceiling collapsed and fell on passengers.
As a result of the accident, the electricity was cut off.

Most of the injured have fractures. One of them damaged his backbone.

The rescue service, ambulance brigades and patrol police are still mobilized on the spot.

It is not yet known what resulted in the collapse of the ceiling. However, according to statements the ceiling collapse has resulted in improperly performed works.