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Mumbai: Five dead, many feared trapped as building collapses in Bhiwandi

Updated: Jul 31, 2016 13:05 IST

Mumbai, July 31 (ANI): At least five people lost their lives after a three-storey building collapsed in Bhiwandi near Mumbai amid heavy rains on Sunday morning.

Many more are feared to be trapped under the debris as per the authorities involved in rescue operations. The death toll is likely to rise.

As per reports, the Kabir building, situated in Garibi Nagar area in Bhiwandi, was said to be in poor condition and it came crashing down all of a sudden this morning.

As per locals, some eight to nine families were residing in the building. (ANI)