Secunderabad, July 8: A two-storey hotel in collapsed here on Monday, killing 12 people. Many were still feared to be trapped in the debris.
The Iranian hotel -- City Light Hotel was situated at Rashtrapati Road in Secunderabad, the twin city of Hyderabad. A part of the building collapsed in the early morning. Reason of the collapse is yet not known.
A rescue team including police, fire fighting personnel evacuated at least 10 people from the debris. The injured people have been rushed to a nearby hospital.
According to witnesses, at least 40 people might still be trapped. Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) workers reached the spot and helped rescue team to clear debris.