At least five people have been killed and dozens injured after a footbridge collapsed near Mumbai’s main train station, local media reported.
The Mumbai bridge collapsed at 7.30pm local time as commuters were entering Chhatrapati Shivaji station.
At least 30 people have been injured, according to Indian media.
An eyewitness told India’s NDTV: “The whole structure collapsed in front of me. There was debris everywhere.”
Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi said he was “deeply anguished by the loss of lives”.
The Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis said he was “pained” to hear about the incident.
The minister has ordered a high-level inquiry and announced compensation to the families of those killed.
He added that the injured will also be given compensation and all of their medical costs would be covered.
Sanju Verma, a spokeswoman for governing party BJP, has been criticized on social media for calling the incident a “natural calamity.”
The Chhatrapati Shivaji terminus is a Unesco World Heritage Site.