Building Comes Down In Delhi’s Sabzi Mandi Area, Rescue Ops On

A building came down in north Delhi’s Sabzi Mandi area on Monday. Immediately after the incident seven fire tenders were rushed to the spot for rescue operations.

A person trapped under the debris was rescued. He was immediately taken to a nearby hospital, a senior police officer said, adding that the rescue operations were still going on.

The Delhi Fire Service received a call about the incident at 11.50 am. Total seven fire tenders were rushed to the site, he added.

The Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal said he is closely monitoring the situation.

“The incident of building collapse in Sabzi Mandi area is very sad. The administration is engaged in relief and rescue work. Through the district administration, I am myself monitoring the situation,” he tweeted.