At least three people were killed as a building collapsed near a plastic manufacturing factory in Industrial Area- A near Sufia Chowk in Ludhiana on Monday.
The incident occurred at industrial Area near Sufia Chowk in Ludhiana. Five fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse flames.
"Around 8 to ten people are believed to have been trapped under the debris even as firefighting operations are underway," said Ludhiana Police Commissioner told ANI.
A team of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has arrived at the site.
The reason for the fire is yet to be known. No injuries have been reported yet.
#Punjab Team of National Disaster Response Force at the site of fire and building collapse in a plastic manufacturing factory in Industrial Area- A near Sufia Chowk in Ludhiana pic.twitter.com/4YJCvrrplS— ANI (@ANI) November 20, 2017