In Dharwad, Karnataka, one person has died and six people are injured due to the collapse of a building under construction. There is a possibility of 40 people being buried in the debris of the building. According to the police, this incident has happened in Kumareshwar Nagar of Dharwad.

On the accident, state Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy has instructed the Chief Secretary to provide immediate relief and rescue work on the spot. Police said that three cranes have been deployed on the spot, and 14 people have been evacuated so far. The building was multi-storeyed, and there is nothing clear about it yet. The police have to evacuate the currently buried people.

ANI News have visuals from the scene of the collapse