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Seven-storey building collapses in Hyderabad, three killed

At least three people were killed and more than 10 people were feared trapped under the debris of a multi storey building that collapsed at IT Hub Nanakaramguda, late on Thursday night, in Cyderabad area here.

Sakshi Chaturvedi

Sakshi ChaturvediBy Sakshi Chaturvedi

Published on 9 Dec 2016 6:18 AM GMT

Seven-storey building collapses in Hyderabad, three killed
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Hyderabad: At least three people were killed and more than 10 people were feared trapped under the debris of a multi storey building that collapsed at IT Hub Nanakaramguda, late on Thursday night, in Cyderabad area here.

According to Hyderabad's Deputy Mayor Baba Fasiuddin,"Rescue operations are underway. Two persons including a child were rescued and taken to nearby hospital."

What else the mayor said?

  • National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel along with workers of local administration were involved in the rescue operations.
  • More machines have arrived for the operations.
  • Safety norms were ignored during the construction of building.

It may be mentioned that a seven-storey under construction building collapsed in Nanakramguda area of Cyderabad district of Andhra Pradesh. The incident took place at around 2200 hours on Thursday last.

A police official said that watchman of the building along with his family and a few workers were on the ground floor of the building when it came down.

Sakshi Chaturvedi

Sakshi Chaturvedi

A journalist, presently working as a Sub-Editor at newstrack.com.

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