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Building collapse claims three lives in Mumbai

At least three persons were killed and 25 injured when a portion of a multi-storeyed building collapsed in south Mumbai, fire brigade officials said.

mumbai Updated: Oct 07, 2010 17:28 IST

At least three persons were killed and 25 injured when a portion of a multi-storeyed building collapsed in south Mumbai, fire brigade officials said.

The incident occurred this morning when a portion of the three-storeyed 'Jamnadas' building in Bhendi Bazaar came down crashing, they said.

The building collapsed after a cylinder blast in a scrap shop located on its the ground floor, they said adding rescue operations are on.

Six fire engines and four ambulances were rushed to the spot.