A worker gets trapped inside the building of a battery company at Peera Garhi in Delhi the structure had collapsed following an explosion, said an official A worker and two fire fighters have been rescued, they suffered minor injuries, official said.
A team of National Disaster Response Force ( NDRF) and 35 fire engines are at site.
At around 4:30 am the fire department received a call for help, said officials. Department initially send 7 fire engines at site.
Suspecting an over heating battery an explosion ripped the read of the building following collapse of the structure at around 9 a.m.
The visuals shows black smoke coming our of the collapsed structure. Rescuers said that they are advancing with extreme caution as the smoke emitting is extremely toxic. They have also removed all the flammable items from the building.
We are closely monitoring the site said Delhi C.M.Arving Kejriwal, "Very sad to hear this. I'm closely monitoring the situation. The fire personnel are trying their best. Praying for the safety of those trapped,"
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