building collapse
[Representational Image]A two-storey building collapsed around 7:30 a.m. on Sunday in the Hanuman Tekri area of Bhiwandi in Maharashtra. Picture: Rescuers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building on the outskirts of Mumbai, India, August 4, 2015.Reuters

At least five people were reportedly killed and several others injured when a two-storey building collapsed in Meerut city of Uttar Pradesh Sunday morning. 

The deceased include three children, ANI reports.

The building reportedly collapsed after a day of heavy rainfall in the region. Rescue operation is underway at the site of the accident.