Mumbai: At least two persons were killed while two-three are feared trapped after a four-storey building collapsed in Maharashtra’s Bhiwandi in the wee hours of Saturday.
According to sources, the municipal agency after seeing cracks in the building had evacuated nearly 22 families on Friday night. However, some people went back inside to collect their belongings when the building collapsed.
While two people died on the spot, four have been rescued from the debris, out of which the health condition of two is critical. Besides, two fire officials were also injured in the incident.
Reportedly, the rescue operation is being carried out by the local police, fire brigade, national disaster response force (NDRF), Thane disaster response force (TDRF).