At least seven people died and three were injured on Friday after a building collapsed in Mumbai’s Govandi area. “Seven people died, three injured after a building collapsed in the Govandi area of Mumbai,” the Mumbai Police said.
Maharashtra | Seven people injured, three died after a building collapsed in Govandi area of Mumbai. Details awaited: Mumbai Police
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“Seven fire engines and one rescue van of the fire brigade, and personnel of the police as well as other agencies reached the spot and launched a search and rescue operation,” the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) official said.
According to civic officials, the injured were sent to Rajawadi hospital and Sion hospital. Among the injured sent to Rajawadi hospital, Neha Shaikh,35, and Mokar Shaikh, 80 were declared brought dead.
Further details about the incident are awaited.