Sunday, Sep 25, 2022

building collapse


Delhi: House collapses in Johripur Extension, 2 trapped

September 16, 2022 2:56 pm

Delhi building collapse: "So far, six persons have been rescued and it is suspected that two more are there," said DFS chief Atul Garg, adding that rescue work is underway.  

After court orders, residents of Mumbai’s Gitanjali building start demolishing dilapidated structures

August 23, 2022 3:03 pm

Gitanjali building, located in Saibaba Nagar in Borivali West had a total of four wings — A, B1, B2, and B3 — and all of them were declared C1 category dilapidated buildings by BMC in 2020.

20-yr-old killed, 6 others from his family injured in building collapse at Northeast Delhi

July 25, 2022 1:48 am

DCP (Northeast) Sanjay Sain said the roof first collapsed onto the second floor. Officials added that the building was “poorly constructed” and a major portion of the first and second floors had collapsed.

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.

SDMC mayor orders probe into Satya Niketan building collapse: ‘No one will be spared’

April 27, 2022 1:38 am

According to the police, the terrace of the three-storey house under renovation collapsed at around 1.15 pm trapping the six workers.

Mohali: Lapses found in installation of warehouse shed; condition of injured labourer stable

March 31, 2022 8:32 am

On the other hand, Zirakpur police have simultaneously initiated inquest proceedings under section 174 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC).

Gurgaon collapse: Deputy commissioner visits society, discusses rehabilitation plans for affected families

February 18, 2022 9:15 pm

The deputy commissioner said residents were offered an option to live in the alternative arrangements made for them in the society until a safety audit of their flats was conducted by experts

We knew chances were slim but held on to hope: Kin of woman who died in Gurgaon first-floor flat

February 14, 2022 9:07 am

On February 10 evening, a large portion of the sixth floor collapsed all the way to the first floor at Chintels Paradiso society's tower D in Sector 109. Sunita, one of the two women to die in the incident, stayed on the first floor.

Gurgaon collapse: Builder faces second FIR, 6 others booked

February 14, 2022 9:11 am

The complaint filed by the DTP states that the mishap has proved that the certificate of the structural engineer and proof consultant and work of the contractor “is not credit worthy and rather fraudulent”.

Gurgaon collapse: Woman’s body still buried, rescuers reach out to Railways for help

February 12, 2022 8:23 pm

According to officials, the cribs, typically used to support heavy objects in construction, can support a higher load of debris and would speed up the rescue efforts


In pictures | Jordan building collapse kills 5, at least 10 missing

September 14, 2022 9:13 pm

The four-story residential building collapsed on Tuesday for reasons that remain unclear. The country's prime minister has ordered an investigation.

Building collapses in Solan, 13 Army personnel among 14 dead

July 15, 2019 3:21 pm

The building collapsed around 3.50 pm near the Kumarhatti-Nahan highway in Solan. A search and rescue operation has been launched by the authorities.

Greater Noida building collapse: Several people buried, nine bodies recovered

July 19, 2018 12:48 pm

Two buildings with one being under construction-collapsed in Shahberi Village in Greater Noida Tuesday night leaving three people dead. Eyewitnesses said that a four-storey building fell on a six storey under-construction building around 8.45 pm. The death toll is likely to increase.

Multi-storey building collapses in West Delhi’s Vishnu Garden; many feared trapped

July 19, 2015 10:08 am

Two people were killed, while eight others, including some children, injured when a five-storey building collapsed in West Delhi’s Vishnu Garden area on Saturday evening.

Two dead as under-construction building collapses in North Delhi

June 01, 2014 9:12 pm

Two persons were killed while 11 others were injured when a three storey under-construction building collapsed on Sunday afternoon in Sadar Bazar area in north Delhi.