At least two people were killed, while two others are believed to be trapped underneath the debris, after a building collapsed in Sam Street, Zaveri Bazaar around 2 pm on Friday.
The slab of the 4-storey MHADA building collapsed when the repair work of the nearby Shimpi Chawl building was underway. One of the deceased has been identified as Firoz Khan, while the other is yet to be identified.
Search and rescue operations were underway to find the remaining person.
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Photos of 22-year-old Firoz Khan and 23-year-old Safarul Huq who have been missing after front portion of a building collapsed in Mumbai’s Zaveri Bazaar. pic.twitter.com/0YvKrVCEjS
— ANI (@ANI) December 15, 2017