Part of the Barddhaman railway station building in West Bengal collapses

KOLKATA: A part of the Barddhaman train station building collapsed on Saturday night, an Eastern Railway official said.

Work is being done to remove debris and find people who can get trapped under it, he said.

The part of the station building in Bardhaman collapsed at 8.10 pm, the emergency room spokesman said.

Construction activity was underway at the site where the collapse took place, another official said.

Barddhaman train station, located about 95 km from Kolkata, is located on the busy Howrah-New Delhi line.