House Collapses In Mumbai Chawl, 14 Rescued, No Casualty Reported

An NDRF team along with fire tenders were dispatched to the Chawl area and rescue operations are underway.

New Delhi: A house collapsed in Mumbai’s Kandivali chawl this morning and fourteen people were rescued from under its debris.

As per initial reports, a portion of the wall of Dipjyoti Chawl in Link road’s Lalji Pada area collapsed around 5:00 am. A call was made to the fire department and rescue officials reached the place by 5:30 am.

From the upper floor of the structure, twelve persons were rescued; two people trapped in the debris were rescued by fireman using gas cutters.

Also Read: Five storey building collapses in Mumbai’s Khar; 10 year old girl feared trapped

A search operation is being carried out to look for other persons probably trapped under the debris.

Dear Readers,
As an independent media platform, we do not take advertisements from governments and corporate houses. It is you, our readers, who have supported us on our journey to do honest and unbiased journalism. Please contribute, so that we can continue to do the same in future.

Related posts