Building Collapse at Kanpur, UP


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On 01.02.2017  information received from TV news and on confirmation of District Magistrate, Superintendent  of Police and Deputy Superintendentof Police, Kanpur (UP) regarding a under construction multi story building collapse at Jajmau Thana- Chakeri, Distt- Kanpur, UP. Immediately five teams of 11 Bn NDRF, Varanasi, UP comprising 192 rescuers, 04 canine alongwith Collapse Structure Search Rescue/ Medical First Responder  (CSSR/MFR) and other DM equipment were mobilized to incident site. Team carried out search and rescue operation under the command of Sh. S. P. Selvan, DIG NDRF and Sh. Alok Kumar, Commandant w.e.f. 01.02.2017 to 07.02.2017. During the operation NDRF teams evacuated 12 live victims and retrieved 06 dead bodies from the debris.