2 Dead, 6 Injured As Building Collapses In Amraiwadi Area Of Gujarat

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 05 September 2019, 04:56 PM
According to reports, five people have been successfully rescued so far. (Image Credit: ANI)
According to reports, five people have been successfully rescued so far. (Image Credit: ANI)

At least two persons were killed and four others were injured after a three-storey building collapsed on Thursday in Amraiwadi area of Gujarat. Several people are feared to be trapped under the debris and rescue operations are underway to rescue people.

According to some reports, the building was around 100-year old.

The incident took place in 'Banglawali Chali' society in Amraiwadi area at around 12 pm. The three-storey building was situated at the end of a congested lane in Banglawali Chali society.

While six persons were rescued and rushed to LG Hospital, officials believe around four persons are still trapped under the debris, said Deputy Commissioner of Police, Akshayraj Makwana.

Of the six persons referred to government-run LG Hospital, two women were declared as 'brought dead' by doctors, said hospital authorities, adding four others are currently under treatment. 

First Published: Thursday, September 05, 2019 03:44 PM
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