Mumbai: At least three people died when two wings of a four-storey residential building collapsed in Ghatkopar suburb of Mumbai on Tuesday.
As per sources, nine people have been extricated safely while more than 30 are still feared trapped under the debris of the ill-fated Sai Darshan building which collapsed in Ghatkopar’s Damodar Park area this morning.
Fire brigade personnel and rescue officials have rushed to the spot and rescue operations are underway to pull out those stuck in the debris. A JCB excavator is being used to shift rubble.
Around 15-16 families used to reside in the building believed to be constructed 40-50 years ago, sources said.