His condition is currently stable. Speaking to MiD DAY, Bhoir said, “Around 8.30 pm, I was sitting right next to the gate with my back faced to the building when all of a sudden a portion of the building collapsed.”
The next thing Shankar remembers is rubble falling on him and him being put in an ambulance. “I’ve been working as cleaner and part-time watchman for the car showroom on the ground floor for the last two and a half years,” he added.
A firefighter Vishal More injured his right leg while rescuing people at the site on Monday night. He is currently undergoing treatment at the same hospital.
A 45-year-old unidentified male was admitted in an unconscious state to BMC-run Sion hospital while one more injured person, Sunil Mishra (38), a watchman at the building’s Maruti showroom, had been taken to Parel’s KEM Hospital with head injuries. Doctors at the hospital said that his condition is stable.