Mumbai, September 2
An aged lady obtained minor accidents when a portion of a five-storey residential constructing collapsed in Dongri space of south Mumbai on Wednesday morning, a civic official stated.
Besides the lady, six others have been additionally rescued from the Razzaq Chamber constructing, situated on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Road in Dongri space, after its bottom portion crashed round 7.30 am, the official from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) stated.
In the morning, a civic official, based mostly on major info, stated the constructing had eight storeys, however later one other BMC official knowledgeable it was a five-storey construction.
Following the incident, fireplace brigade, police and ambulances rushed to the spot.
A 65-year-old lady, who was trapped beneath a staircase of the constructing, was rescued. She obtained minor accidents and was rushed to the state-run J J Hospital situated close by, a BMC official stated.
Besides, six extra folks have been rescued from different elements of the constructing, he stated, including that search and rescue operation continues to be underway.
According to the BMC, it was a cessed constructing of the Maharashtra Housing Area Development Authority (MHADA).
A cessed constructing is one which pays cess tax, generally referred to as the restore fund. PTI