Four persons have been rescued while two or three more people are feared trapped under the debris of a three-storey building that collapsed on Saturday in Punjab’s Kharar town of Mohali district, the police said.
“So far there has been no casualty. Four persons have been rescued while two-three more people are still feared to be trapped inside the building. The rescue operation was still underway,” Senior Superintendent of Police, Mohali Kuldeep Singh Chahal told, The Hindu .
“A construction work was being carried out near the three- storey building. The building reportedly came down when a JCB machine was digging the basement,” he said.
Mr. Chahal said a team of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and other support staff carrying out search and rescue operation.
“We will register a case once the rescue operation was over,” he added.