Two people were killed after a two-storey building collapsed in Hanuman Tekri area of Bhiwandi, Maharashtra on Sunday morning. Several people are still feared to be trapped under debris.
Reports have said four people were rescued while at least seven or eight more remain trapped.
8-9 families lived in the building.
Authorities claim that the building was in a dilapidated condition and a notice has been sent in this regard.
Fire department workers and National Disaster Response Force personnel are working at the site to rescue those trapped under debris. The incident comes after another building collapsed in Bhiwandi on July 31, in which eight people died.
It is the second major building collapse in Mumbai in a week.
Local body Commissioner has ordered a probe into the incident.