Xinhua News Agency, New Delhi, July 15, according to police sources in the Solan region of Himachal Pradesh in northern India, the death toll caused by the collapse of a local building on the 14th has risen to 14 people, including 13 soldiers.
A police official in Solan confirmed to Xinhua by telephone that day that rescuers found 14 bodies at the scene, including 13 soldiers and a civilian woman. All the wounded have been sent to the local hospital for treatment.
According to the Indian Express, 42 trapped people, including 30 soldiers and 12 civilians, have been rescued, with the exception of 14 dead.
Indian media reported that on the 14th, more than 40 Indian soldiers had lunch in the restaurant of the building, and there were some staff in the restaurant. It rained heavily in the afternoon and soon the building collapsed.
The chief minister of Himachal Pradesh, Jairam Takur, has ordered an investigation into the cause of the accident.