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1st LD: Building collapse kills 1, Injures 6 in India's Mumbai

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1st LD: Building collapse kills 1, Injures 6 in India's Mumbai

MUMBAI, July 12 (Xinhua) -- One person was killed and six injured when a residential building collapsed in Colaba, south Mumbai, on Saturday morning, said police

Some people were still feared trapped in the debris and rescue operation was still going on, said police.

Building collapse incident take place from time to time in Indian cities due to bad construction, overpacking of inhabitants and running down infrastructure.

Seven people died and several others were injured after a seven- storey residential building collapsed in Vakola area of Santacruz in east Mumbai on March 15, 2014.

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