An unfortunate incident took place during the mid-night hours of September 3, after a 2-storey building collapsed on Durga Road in Dhobi Talao area of Bhiwandi, Maharashtra. The tragic incident occurred at around 12:35 am when the building suddenly collapsed trapping 7 people under the debris. This situation raised a wave of panic among the locals. The rescue team were deployed in the area after receiving the information regarding the horrendous situation.
A team of the Thane Disaster Response Force (TDRF) and fire department personnel rushed to the site for rescue operation. The authorities with help from the locals of the area managed to evacuate all the people from the wreckage of the building. The rescue team faced problem while removing the debris as the incident spot was crowded with people.
According to the reports, 2 people died in this incident while 5 others were injured and has been rushed to the hospital for medical attention. Moreover, it is not yet known how old was the building and whether it was on the list of dangerous structures.
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