At least 14 persons were injured after a portion of an under-construction flyover collapsed in Bandra Kurla Complex in Maharashtra's Mumbai today. The incident occurred around 4.40 a.m. when a girder of the SELR flyover being built by the MMRDAA in Bandra East came crashing down in the early hours.
All the 14 injured men were rushed to the BMC's V.N. Desai Hospital for treatment and their condition is stable, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation said. There has been no loss of life and no person is missing due to the collapse, Deputy Commissioner Of Police Manjunath Singe told.
The injured are identified as Anil Singh, 28; Arvind Singh, 29; Azhar Ali, 26; Mustafa Ali, 28; Riyazuddin Ali, 23; Motallab Ali, 28; Riyaz Ali, 21; Atish Ali, 22; Akbar Ali, 25; Shravan, 49; Rais Ali, 22; Aziz-Ul-Huq, 29; Parvez, 22 and Shrimand, 25.
The construction work of the flyover is being undertaken by Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA).