More than 10 people are feared dead in the flyover collapse incident at Burrabazar in Kolkata Today. At least 40 people were said to be injured and several others were trapped under it. The flyover seems to be under construction since 2009 but kept missing all the deadlines.
Rescue operations were in full wing to save the people trapped under the concrete & metal structure. As many as 400 army personnel were deployed for rescue operation. A mini bus and cars were also
If the version of eye-witness is to be believes, Not less than 150 people could be under the debris.
A resident of the locality says that he heard a huge sound, which could match a bomb blast, and suddenly there is smoke everywhere.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee called off her poll campaign and rushed to the site to foresee the rescue measures. Whereas, PM Narendra Modi expressed deep shock.
TAGS: Flyover Collapse, Kolkatta