President and Prime Minister have expressed anguish at the loss of lives in a building collapse at Bhiwandi in Maharashtra President Ram Nath Kovind said, the loss of lives in the building collapse at Bhiwandi, Maharashtra is quite distressing. He said, in this hour of grief, his thoughts and prayers are with the accident victims. Mr Kovind wished speedy recovery of the injured. He said, local authorities are coordinating rescue and relief efforts.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, he is saddened by the building collapse in Bhiwandi, Maharashtra. He expressed condolences to the bereaved families and prayed for a quick recovery of the injured. Mr Modi said, rescue operations are underway and all possible assistance is being provided to the affected.