Over 50 people crowded on the Portuguese-era Zuari footbridge in South Goa’s Curchorem as a youth had jumped into the Sanvordem river in a suicide bid on Thursday. The bridge collapsed under the weight of the crowd, killing two people while 30 are missing, reported news agency PTI. Fifteen people have been rescued till now, five of them are admitted to hospital.
Rescue operations are underway.
More details awaited.