Updated June 10th, 2024 at 13:12 IST

2 Killed as Portion of Under-Construction Building Collapses in Mumbai

Two people, including a 10-year-old, were killed after a portion of an under-construction building collapsed in Vikhroli West area in Mumbai on Monday.

Reported by: Digital Desk
Portion of Under-Construction Building Collapses in Mumbai, 2 Dead | Image:Shutterstock
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Mumbai: Two people, including a 10-year-old boy, were killed after a portion of an under-construction building collapsed in Vikhroli West area in Mumbai late on Sunday.  

The ground-plus-five storey structure was located at Kailas Business Park in Vikhroli area. The incident is said to have taken place at 11.10pm on Sunday.

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The deceased have been identified as Nagesh Ramchandra Reddy (38) and Rohit Reddy (10).

Upon reaching the site, the fire brigade personnel found that a portion of the parapet and slab had fallen, while some parts of the under-construction building were hanging precariously, news agency PTI quoted a civic official as saying. 

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Soon after the building collapsed, locals had rushed both the injured who later died to Rajawadi Hospital where they were declared dead by doctors.
Earlier on June 5, a person died and another one was injured when a large portion of the slab of a single-storey structure collapsed in Mahim area here.
 

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Published June 10th, 2024 at 08:58 IST