Foot over bridge collapses in Mumbai. 6 killed and 33 injured

Foot over bridge, Mumbai, Bridge collapse

A foot overbridge collapsed in Mumbai very close to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus railway station on the 14 March. A total of 6 people are reported dead, and 33 are injured. According to reports, the over-bridge was under repair, regardless was still in use. The mishappening took place at 7:30 in the evening at the time when the number of people using the bridge was highest.
According to the railway ministry, the overbridge was under the control of Mumbai’s Civic body ‘Brihanmumbai Corporation.’ The State Minister ‘Vinod Tawde Said that Railways, as well as the civic body, would investigate the matter. The Prime minister of the country also showed grief by saying that “he was deeply anguished by the loss of lives” taking on Twitter.
National Disaster Relief force has come out to help with rescue operations. The spot of the incident is also under the watch of the police department. Initially, NDRF claimed that 10-12 people were trapped under debris. However, Police at a later stage clarified that was not the case.

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