Two-storey building collapses in Pune's Mundhwa, eight including four children rescued from debris

Pune: Eight people including four children were injured after a two-storey residential building collapsed in Mundhwa area on Saturday afternoon, police said.

"A one-year-old girl was among the injured. Building owner Kailash Bhandwalkar, three members of his family and four others from two tenant families were injured," police said.

 Two-storey building collapses in Punes Mundhwa, eight including four children rescued from debris

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Police reported that the building, standing by a nullah in Keshavnagar locality, was around 30 years old and in a precarious condition.

"Incessant rains may have weakened it further", police said

Fire brigade personnel rescued all those who were trapped under the debris, including a one-year-old girl from Bhandwalkar's family.

Two buffaloes tied outside the house died as debris fell on them, police said.

Updated Date: Jul 22, 2018 10:02:11 IST