LIVE UPDATES: Crane collapse in Andhra Pradesh kills 11 people including 4 Hindustan Shipyard Limited employees


A crane collapse in Andhra Pradesh’s Visakhapatnam has left 11 people including four employees of the Hindustan Shipyard Limited dead. Authorities have launched a rescue operation since a few people were still believed to be trapped in the debris.

Hindustan Shipyard Limited

Dramatic visuals of the crane collapsing with peopled watching in horror helplessly have emerged on social media.

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