A 3 storey building of Madhya Pradesh Housing Board collapsed at Maihar in Satna district. It is feared that 25 persons are buried under debris of the building. Meanwhile, 6 persons have been rescued from the debris.
The Housing Boars building had 11 flats. Fire brigade and police are rescuing people. Satna collector and SP have rushed to the spot to take stock of the situation. Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan has directed to take up rescue works on a war-footing.
Meanwhile, flood situation in Vindhya region of Madhya Pradesh has worsened. All rivers and rivulets are in spate.