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‘Deeply anguished’, tweets PM Modi after five dead in foot overbridge collapse near Mumbai’s CST

Five people were killed and 34 injured after a major portion of a foot overbridge near a train station in south Mumbai collapsed in the evening.

india Updated: Mar 15, 2019 00:31 IST
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the Maharashtra government was providing all possible assistance to those affected in the Mumbai foot overbridge collapse.(PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday expressed deep anguish over the loss of lives in the Mumbai foot overbridge collapse.

Five people were killed and 34 injured after a major portion of a foot overbridge near the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in south Mumbai collapsed in the evening.

“Deeply anguished by the loss of lives due to the foot overbridge accident in Mumbai. My thoughts are with the bereaved families. Wishing that the injured recover at the earliest,” Modi tweeted.

He said the Maharashtra government was providing all possible assistance to those affected.

First Published: Mar 14, 2019 22:24 IST