GURUGRAM: A 3-storied constructing in Gurugram’s Khawaspur village collapsed round 7pm on Sunday, officers mentioned. Nonetheless, no casualties have been reported.
The incident befell close to a warehouse positioned within the village, and a crew of the native police station, the Nationwide Catastrophe Response Power (NDRF), the fireplace division and native individuals have been on the spot for rescue operations.
“We got here to know that round 18 to twenty labourers who work within the warehouse used to stay within the constructing however solely 3 to 4 have been inside on the time of the incident and remaining have been out for his or her work. The occupants within the constructing are alive. Three to 4 earth-mover machines are on their job to scrub the particles,” DCP, Manesar, Varun Singla, instructed IANS.
The rationale behind the constructing collapse is but to be recognized, he mentioned.
“A rescue operation is underway. The native police station crew, together with NDRF and fireplace division, are on the spot to offer all mandatory assist for the victims,” Singla mentioned.
Fireplace division officers mentioned that well timed evacuation resulted in avoiding casualties. “All occupants within the constructing and the close by ones have been evacuated,” they added.
In the meantime, the native individuals mentioned the rationale for the collapse could possibly be rain as there have been showers within the space since morning.