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Ten people killed as three-storeyed residential building collapses in Bhiwandi town in Thane
The building collapse incident occurred in Patel Compound area in Bhiwandi near Thane at 3:40 am. Twenty people are still missing. The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), fire brigade and police teams were carrying out rescue efforts. At least three such building collapses occurred in Mumbai in the past month.

MUMBAI, Sept 21: Ten people were killed when a three-storeyed residential building collapsed in Bhiwandi town near Thane in the wee hours of Monday. Around 20 were feared trapped inside, police said.

The incident occurred in Patel Compound area in Bhiwandi's Thane at 3:40 am. The cause of the collapse is not yet known, but the building is 30 years old and a notice was issued to get it repaired. The municipal authorities had asked the building be cleared.

The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), fire brigade and police teams were carrying out rescue efforts in the morning. Twenty people have been rescued by locals.

In the past month several such mishaps had taken place in Mumbai. A section of an eight-storey residential building had collapsed in Mumbai’s Dongri area. A four-storey building collapsed in Palghar's Achole area on September 1. On August 27, a old woman and a 12-year-old girl were killed after a three-storey building collapsed in Nagpada area of south Mumbai.

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