Two dead, 18 still feared trapped in Raigad building collapse: District Collector
Raigad (Maharashtra) [India], August 25 (ANI): Two individuals have died and 18 nonetheless feared trapped below the particles after a five-storey construction collapsed in a residential house of Mahad in Raigad district, an respectable stated on Tuesday.
The incident happened on Monday night within the Kajalpura house of the city.
The native management, together with the police and fireplace brigade, is lately sporting out seek and rescue operation.
“Seek and rescue operation continues on the spot the place a construction collapsed in Kajalpura house of Raigad district final night. Two deaths had been reported to this point, 18 nonetheless feared trapped,” stated Raigad District Collector Nidhi Chaudhari.
3 groups of the Nationwide Crisis Reaction Power (NDRF) also are provide on the spot to hold out rescue operations.In the meantime, NDRF Director Common Satya Pradhan gave an replace about Raigad construction cave in on his Twitter deal with and wrote: “NDRF groups at the web site; sporting out SAR operation; with all particular apparatus; dog Squad getting used; NDRF Commandant tracking real-time.”
Maharashtra Ministers Aditi Tatkare and Eknath Shinde visited the spot to check the rescue operations final night.
Union House Minister Amit Shah directed the Director-Common (DG), NDRF to supply all conceivable help for rescue operations on the incident web site. (ANI)