LIVE: Kolkata.. Bridge collapses, many feared trapped

new Delhi, Sep 4: A bridge partially collapsed in South Kolkata's Majherhat area on Tuesday, toppling some vehicles including two- and four-wheelers. 


It was a 40-year-old bridge. As of now there has been no casualty, but search operations are underway, let us wait All those who were trapped have been rescued. Six people have been admitted to hospital: Firhad Hakim, West Bengal Minister  






We are very worried. We are receiving information from the rescue team on ground (majerhat bridge collapse in Kolkata). We want to go back as soon as possible. There are no flights in the evening, we are unable to do so. Our team is focused on relief and rescue work. Our priority is relief and rescue. Rest of the investigation will be done later says West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Majerhat bridge collapse in South Kolkata 


Rescue teams and ambulances arrive at the spot where part of Majerhat bridge.


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