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Meanwhile, the Indian Navy tweeted "9 Navy Divers with Geminis boats & associated equipment rush to Curchorem, South Goa bridge collapse site for Search & Rescue operation."
So far, one body has been recovered from the location.
50 persons fell into a river following the collapse of the footbridge.
The incident took place when the police were attempting to rescue a youth who jumped off the bridge.
The number of casualties is still unclear.
The police and the fire brigade are currently at spot.
The rescue operation is currently underway.
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