Dharwad building collapse: 2 dead, rescue operation to continue at night, says Deputy Commissioner

Around two people have died and many are feared trapped after an under-construction building at Karnataka's Dharwad district collapsed on Tuesday. The collapse took place in Dharwad's Kumareshwar Nagar area. Speaking to ANI on building collapse, Deputy Commissioner of Dharwad district Deepa Cholan said, "Two people are dead, 28 people rescued and receiving treatment at Civil Hospital. National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) team has reached the site of building collapse. Oxygen and water given to seven people buried in debris. Rescue operation to continue at night."