Dharwad Building Collapse: Death toll rises to 3

Dharwad building collapse
Dharwad building collapse Death toll rises to 3

Dharwad building collapse: Death toll rises to 3

The death toll in Karnataka’s Dharwad building collapse has risen to 3 on Wednesday, while 43 others have been admitted to a hospital. The under-construction building collapsed on Tuesday. According to media reports, 43 people have been admitted to the civil hospital while 13 others have been referred to KIMS and SDS hospitals.

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Death toll rises
Dharwad building collapse Death toll rises to 3

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) teams are engaged in the rescue operation. A special 25 member NDRF team from Lucknow has been called for the rescue operation. A five-member team of experts from Bengaluru has reached the spot.

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Dharwad building collapse Death toll rises to 3

Earlier, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy tweeted, “The rescue work is on a war footing. About 25 people have been rescued and three persons are seriously injured. The injured are being treated. I request the local public not to panic and all those feared trapped in the building will be rescued ASAP.”

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Dharwad building collapse Death toll rises to 3

Further details of the building collapse are awaited.

– PTC NEWS