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Several dead, many injured after 5-storey building collapses in Mumbai

THE ASIAN AGE

Published : Aug 31, 2017, 1:26 pm IST
Updated : Oct 4, 2017, 12:57 pm IST
12 lives claimed, 15 injured as 5-storey building collapses in Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar area on Thursday morning. (Photo: PTI)
12 lives claimed, 15 injured as 5-storey building collapses in Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar area on Thursday morning. (Photo: PTI)
The incident occurred two days after the city was pummelled by torrential rains, which may have caused damage to the building. (Photo: ANI)
The incident occurred two days after the city was pummelled by torrential rains, which may have caused damage to the building. (Photo: ANI)
A rescue worker makes an announcement on a loudspeaker at the site of building collapse on Thursday. (Photo: AP)
A rescue worker makes an announcement on a loudspeaker at the site of building collapse on Thursday. (Photo: AP)
Rescue workers clear debris from the site of building collapse in Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar. (Photo: AP)
Rescue workers clear debris from the site of  building collapse in Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar. (Photo: AP)
Rescue work in progress after a five storey building collapsed in Mumbai on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)
Rescue work in progress after a five storey building collapsed in Mumbai on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)
A policeman makes an announcement on a loudspeaker at the site of building collapse in South Mumbai on August 31, 2017. (Photo: AP)
A policeman makes an announcement on a loudspeaker at the site of building collapse in South Mumbai on August 31, 2017. (Photo: AP)
A 45-member team of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is carrying out the rescue operation with the help of fire brigade personnel. (Photo: AP)
A 45-member team of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is carrying out the rescue operation with the help of fire brigade personnel. (Photo: AP)
Rescuers work at the site of building collapse in Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar. (Photo: AP)
Rescuers work at the site of building collapse in Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar. (Photo: AP)

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