4-storey building collapses in Mumbai, 1 dead, over 20 feared to be trapped

Mumbai: One persons died and as many as 22-25 people are feared to be trapped after a four-storey building collapsed in Mumbai’s Kurla area, a fire brigade official. As per sources, eight people have been rescued till now from the collapsed building and a search operation is underway to look for more survivors.

The fire brigade personnel reached the spot immediately after receiving a call about the incident and were informed by the locals that around 20-25 people were trapped under the debris.

The rescued injured persons were shifted to civic hospitals in Ghatkopar and Sion. The fire brigade personnel are looking  for more survivors.

As per the official, a wing of the residential building, which is located in Kurla’s Naik Nagar Society, collapsed around midnight. He also added that the connected wing was also likely to collapse.

Around a dozen fire engines were deployed at the spot besides two rescue vans and other fire brigade equipment, the official said.

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  1. Amarpreet Singh Chandok says

    Kurla Building Collapsed .. BMC Should Give Notice To All Old Building , More Than 50Years,and Should Re Develop It ….

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