In an unfortunate event on Monday, at least seven people were feared trapped after a one storey building collapsed in Bhiwandi.
According to preliminary information, the incident took place around 10: 30 am on Monday morning at a godown building in Harihar compound of Bhiwandi’s Mankoli in Thane. After receiving information the police and Bhiwandi fire station officers with three fire engines immediately rushed to the spot.
Officials of RDMC, Thane fire brigade with 1 Emergency Tender, Thane Disaster Response Force (15 personnel) are also present at the incident spot. The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) team has been called for the same.
The injured people have been identified as Sunil Kumra, Kalpana Patil and Roshan Pagi are rushed to IGM Hospital, Bhiwandi. Rescue operations are currently underway. More details awaited.