Sunday, Oct 02, 2022

Building collapse death


Delhi: Contractor arrested after house collapse in Satya Niketan killed 2

April 30, 2022 8:10 am

According to police, the accused, Md Raees (46), had hired the workers, who also hailed from Araria, to renovate the house. They were paid around Rs 300-Rs 350 per day.

Mohali: 1 killed, 3 rescued as Kharar building comes crashing down

February 09, 2020 8:38 am

The office of Ambika Builders, which was being operated from the company’s showroom collapsed, on the busy Kharar-Landran road at around 12.30 pm.

Jammu: One killed as under-construction building collapses

October 21, 2018 7:56 pm

Rescue works were taken up immediately, and the body of the deceased was recovered, which was later handed over to his kin after completion of legal and medical formalities, an official said.

Noida buildings collapse: Rescue operatios winding down, illegal buildings in vicinity face crackdown

July 21, 2018 4:46 am

A committee has been formed will evaluate guidelines and assess geographical conditions to provide recommendations on how such incidents can be prevented.

Greater Noida buildings collapse — Many alarm bells, but no one listened

July 19, 2018 6:55 am

Since February this year, at least six complaints about “illegal and unauthorised construction” in Shahberi were submitted before district officials, state government departments and Chief Minister's Office.

Greater Noida buildings collapse: Rs 29 lakh for a dream home that turned graveyard

July 19, 2018 6:57 am

The collapse also came as a shock to Deepika, whose family had paid Rs 22 lakh for a flat three months ago, and were scheduled to move into their new home — now reduced to rubble — in two days.

Greater Noida buildings collapse: A race against time — in the dark, then under a harsh sun

July 19, 2018 9:03 am

As time elapsed, NDRF kept working in the sweltering heat in shifts of 2 hours — searching, cutting and drilling — while the rest performed supporting duties.

Greater Noida buildings collapse — Builders knowingly used poor quality material: FIR

July 19, 2018 6:56 am

The FIR added that the builders had been “warned” by authorities at frequent intervals — but they did not cease construction.

Greater Noida buildings collapse HIGHLIGHTS: Four more bodies recovered, toll rises to nine

July 19, 2018 1:58 am

Greater Noida buildings collapse HIGHLIGHTS: Nine bodies have been retrieved by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams. Several persons are feared to be trapped under the rubble and are yet to be located.

Chandivali building collapse: Death toll rises to five; operations suspended due to rain

August 30, 2017 4:47 am

As a “sluggish” search operation reached its fourth day, local people said the rains had further slowed down the clearing of wet debris. According to a Mumbai fire brigade official, by evening, power cut forced them to suspend the work as there was not enough light.