Indore hotel building collapse: The building came crashing down after a car rammed into it say witness.
Indore: 10 people have died after a four-storey building collapsed near the crowded Sarwate bus stand in Indore on Saturday night. Nearly 5 people are still feared trapped under the debris while 9 have been evacuated so far. Seven are said to be injured, of them two are stated to be in critical condition.
The incident took place around 9.17 pm on Saturday. According to eye witnesses, a car hit the building leading to its collapse. A large number of police force is at the spot and rescue work is underway.
Here are the LIVE Updates on the Indore building collapse:
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan announces compensation of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of those who died and Rs 50,000 for the injured ones, according to ANI reports.
12 people were rushed to the hospital. Doctors there declared ten dead since last night, adding, two women were among the dead, Choti Gwaltoli police station inspector Sanju Kamle said.
Two persons, who were injured in the incident, are being treated at the government MY Hospital, according to PTI reports.
Early morning visuals from Indore building collapse site. Police personnel have been carrying out rescue operations through the night after a four-storey building collapsed near the Sarvate bus stand on Saturday night.
Primary investigations suggests that the building collapsed after a heavy vehicle rammed into it say police sources.
Death toll in the Indore building collapse rises to ten. Rescue operations are underway.
10 Dead As Four-Storey Building Housing Hotel Collapses In Indore
At least ten people have died after after a four-storey building collapsed near the crowded Sarvate bus stand in Indore, after 9.15 pm, on Saturday night. A large team of police and fire brigade personnel have been carrying out rescue operations through the night.