Hyderabad: A shocking incident happened in Nanakramguda where three persons were killed and two others were in a critical condition after a six-storey under construction building collapsed on Thursday evening. After the incident around four people have pulled out of the rubble and immediately joined to a nearby hospital. Soon after the incident, Police officials came to the location and rescued alive people early this morning. Many people feared and trapped in the debris where rescue operations are underway. It is estimated that around 10-12 people are feared trapped under the collapsed building. The building, located opposite Sadhura Apartments is owned by one Satyanarayana Singh. In the mishap, a woman and two children were pulled out by the rescue team today.
Hyderabad 6-storey building collapsed, 3 Killed and 2 others Injured Critically – Report
According to the reports, the residents were members of five families. Around Four people belonged to tile workers and plumbers while one belonged to the building’s watchman. About 10 families, mostly labourers, were living in the premises of the building. Hyderabad Mayor B Ram Mohan has visited the location where the building collapses. A team of the National Disaster Response Force or NDRF is helping the police in rescue operations.
The mishap took place at a G+6 storey building, where painting and flooring work was being done. This incident has taken place at around 10pm, the entire building came crashing down. After the building collapses, the local residents informed emergency services about the incident. Soon after knowing, Police, Ambulance service, Fire Departments and Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation(GHMC) has reached the spot to carry out the rescue operations.
Madhapur DCP Vishwa Prasad said the building owned by Satyanarayan Singh was being constructed in a 250 square yards plot at the heart of Nanakramguda village. Neighbours said that families of construction workers and a watchman were staying in the building. Five ambulances from the 108 emergency service and two from a nearby corporate hospital were sent to the spot.
Nanakramguda (Hyderabad): 2 dead in building collapse, rescue operations underway pic.twitter.com/WV5H3xCwOD
— ANI (@ANI_news) December 9, 2016
Seven storey building collapses in Nanakramguda area of Hyderabad. More details awaited pic.twitter.com/n0uDQxYW0G
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