Rescue workers look for trapped people after building collapses in Thane, Mumbai, India. 4 April 2013
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India building collapse near Mumbai kills 29

At least 29 people have died and dozens more are injured after a building under construction collapsed near the Indian city of Mumbai, police say.

Many others are feared trapped beneath the seven-storey building in Thane, Indian media report, quoting officials.

Police said the building was being constructed illegally and four floors were already occupied.

Rajini Vaidyanathan reports.

  • 05 Apr 2013
  • From the section Asia