Mumbai, Mar 14 IBNS | 9 months ago

At least six people were killed as a seven-storey building collapsed at Vakola area in Santacruz East of Mumbai on Friday morning.

Firefighters and local police are present at the spot. Rescue operations are currently underway.

Four people have been pulled out of the debris while few others are still present under it, reports said.

According to reports, one family stayed in the building which collapsed at around 11:30 am.

Other people, who used stay in the building, had vacated it after civic officials declared the structure to be dangerous for residing, reports said.

Sixty people were killed in a building collapse in the city in September last year.

(Posted on 14-03-2014)

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