Nine killed as slab of under-construction building collapses in Pune

Pune: On Friday, nine labourers were killed after slab of an under-construction building collapsed in Balewadi area of Pune.

As per reports, the incident took place at 11 am at a building – ‘Pride Express’.

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Deputy Commissioner of Police, (zone-III), B Teli said that the labourers were working on the 13th floor when slab of the under construction residential building collapsed.

The area around the building has been cordoned off and rescue operations are on.

Around 14 labouerers were working at the site when the incident took place.

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More details awaited.