Ulhasnagar, Aug. 14 -- Fifteen families of a nearby building were trapped on Tuesday morning after a five-storey building in Ulhasnagar camp 3 came crumbling down, a day after the A wing of the building tilted and developed cracks.

A team of 40 fire brigade officials reached the spot and evacuated everyone safely. However, these families are now homeless and have nowhere to go.

On Monday, 31 families living in the A wing were evacuated after residents of Mahak Apartments on Link Road called the fire brigade as they found that all the doors were jammed.

The A wing collapsed on Tuesday around 9am, owing to which the debris fell towards the B wing and blocked its entrance. Mahak Apartments is surrounded by several other residential building...