Mumbai building collapses near JJ Junction; Many feared trapped

Mumbai, August 31: A three-storey building collapsed near JJ Junction in Pakmodia street of Bhindi Bazar here Thursday. Three people have been rescued from the debris, said officials.  

"3 people rescued from debris, looking for other survivors. Number of trapped people not confirmed," said DCP Zone 1 Dr Manoj Sharma. 

This is the first major building collapse after Tuesday's Mumbai deluge, and the second in five days after the Chandivali crash which claimed six lives.

More details are awaited. 

News24 Bureau