Mumbai building collapse kills many

At least 22 feared dead as rescue workers search for survivors.

    Volunteers and rescue workers use mechanical diggers to sift through the debris [AFP]

    The building housed several stores and a clinic in addition to residences.

    It was not immediately clear what caused the collapse.

    J Phatak, a senior city official, said residents reported extensive renovations to the building by a jewellery store on the ground floor of the building.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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