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Photos show Dongri's building collapse aftermath

The Kesarbai building that collapsed at around 11:40 am was located in Tandel Street, Dongri. Besides police and fire brigade officials, a team of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is also on a search and rescue operation at the spot.

India TV News Desk India TV News Desk
New Delhi Updated on: July 16, 2019 17:15 IST
Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri
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Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

Four people were killed after a four-storey building collapsed in Mumbai's Dongri area on Tuesday morning. The incident was reported at 11:40 am. Nearly 50 people, including children, are still trapped under the debris of the 'Kesarbai' building, as rescue workers rushed to the spot. 

At least three teams of the National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) were dispatched for the building collapse site.

Here are photos that show Dongri's building collapse aftermath:

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Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

Four people died, 50 were trapped as Kesarbai building collapsed in Mumbai's Dongri

India Tv - Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

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Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

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The four-storey building, named Kesarbai, that collapsed Tuesday noon, trapping nearly 50 people, is said to be more than 80-year old.

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Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

A child was discovered stuck in the debris by the locals. And they formed a human chain and cleared out the debris with bare hands in order to save the child.

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Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

It was then when the world witnessed why Mumbai is called the Maximum City -- the valour, spirit and humanity, everything is just the maximum.

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Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri 

The child and a woman were miraculously saved.

India Tv - Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

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Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

The building collapse took place in a narrow, congested lane -- and crowded neighbourhood, which made the rescue operation difficult.

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Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

A woman, in her late fifties, told India TV: "My daughter lives with her in-laws in this building. I don't know where she is now."

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Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

Four people have been confirmed dead in the collapse. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Disaster Management Cell also said that five people have been rescued so far.

ALSO READ: 2 dead, 50 trapped in rubble as Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri; human chain formed to rescue people

WATCH VIDEO: Rescue operation underway as Kesarbai building collapses in Mumbai's Dongri

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