At least two children died and one person was injured in a four-storey building collapse in north Delhi’s Sabzi Mandi area today morning.
A four-storey building in Delhi’s Sabzi Mandi area collapsed on 13 September. A call was reportedly made from area in Malka Ganj after the building collapsed at around 11.50 am
Three persons, including two children, have been rescued so far from the debris at the site of the incident, and taken to the hospital.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted out to express his concern over the incident.
five tenders have been rushed to the site for rescue and relief work. The local administration has also sent two more tenders to the site.
Meanwhile, teams of local police, Municipal Corporation of Delhi, and National Disaster Response Force are also present and carrying out rescue operations.
According to the latest updates, many families were inside the building including children when the building collapsed.
It is yet to be determined about the number of people who are trapped under debris. Several auto rickshaws were parked beside the buildings which have been damaged after the collapse