A house was partially damaged on Thursday after two trees, including a coconut tree, uprooted and fell on it. The incident took place at Rawanfond, Margao wherein the front portion of the house suffered a damage. A car parked was also partly damaged in the incident. The fire personnel have estimated the loss at Rs 50,000.
It is learnt that heavy rains accompanied by gusty winds took toll on the trees that resulted in uprooting. The owner of the house, Valencia D’Costa, informed that soon after the incident she called the electricity officials to disconnect power supply and also intimated the fire services.
Later the fire and emergency service personnel chopped the fallen trees and cleared the site.
Source:: The Navhind Times