The police said people were living there even after it had been declared a "dangerous structure" by the Kolkata Municipal Corporation.
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The building figured on the BMC's list of "dangerous buildings".
'The number of dead could rise'.
Two fire fighting vehicles and ambulances were rushed to the spot.
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