Listen Live
    Indian  ambulance (File)

    Building Collapses in India’s Bhiwandi Leaving Victims Trapped Under Debris

    Asia & Pacific
    Get short URL
    0 47

    A building collapsed on Sunday in the Indian city of Bhiwandi near Mumbai leaving two people dead and about eight trapped under debris, local media reported.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Authorities said the building was in a dilapidated condition adding that they warned people lived in it about the threat, NDTV TV-channel reported.

    ​A total of three families lived in the collapsed two-storey building. One person was rescued, while about eight people remain trapped. Fire department personal are trying to rescue them.

    On July 31, a three-storey building collapsed in the JB Nagar neighborhood of Mumbai killing eight people.


    F-16s May Replace India's Obsolete Fleet as Rafale Deal Stalling
    US Fails to Drive a Wedge Between India and Its BRICS Partners
    'Porn is Passe': Gang Rape Video Trade Surges in India
    Tiger's Den: India to Set Up First Tiger Cell
    building collapse, victims, India
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik