India, June 26 -- Police on Tuesday lodged case of culpable homicide against unknown persons in the Jasol tent collapse case which killed 15 people in Barmer district, said Ratanlal Bhargav, additional superintendent of police of Balotra circle.

Following a complaint filed by Gopikishan Rathi, a resident of Balotra town, Bharghav said police have lodged the case under section 304A (causing death by negligence) and 336 (an act endangering life or personal safety of others) of the Indian Penal Code.

A case has been lodged against those who have made tent and electricity arrangement at the spot, he added.

Police are yet to identify the accused so initially the case was lodged against unknown persons, the additional SP said.

Meanwhile, sour...