At the very least 4 folks have been killed after slabs of a residential constructing collapsed in Ulhasnagar city of Maharashtra’s Thane district on Saturday, Thane Municipal Company stated. A 12-year-old little one is among the many 4 individuals who misplaced their lives. In response to newest replace, one individual remains to be lacking.
The incident came about in a ground-plus four-storey residential constructing in camp no 1 round 1.40 pm, stated Santosh Kadam, chief of the regional catastrophe administration cell of the Thane Municipal Company.
A slab on the fourth ground got here crashing down on different slabs, trapping folks within the course of, he stated. Native firemen rushed to the scene and rescued 11 residents, who have been taken to a neighborhood hospital for first help, the official stated.
A workforce from the Thane Catastrophe Response Power is on the scene to assist firemen take away the particles and rescue 5 others who’re trapped, he added.
(With inputs from PTI and ANI)