The Congress blamed BJP-led Central and state governments responsible for the Mumbai bridge collapse, which reportedly killed 6 people and left 29 injured, saying that the party is criminally culpable of inaction and also demanded the ouster of Railway Minister Piyush Goyal.

Congress president Rahul Gandhi took to Facebook to address the issue:

"I am saddened on hearing the news of the Mumbai foot overbridge collapse. I express my heartfelt condolences to the families of those who have died. I pray that injured get relief soon."

 Congress chief spokesperson Randeep SurjewaTwitter to Twitter express his dismay

“Deeply saddened to learn about the #MumbaiBridgCollapse where several people are still reportedly trapped. My deepest condolences to the families of innocent victims of this terrible tragedy. Hope administration takes swift action & provides urgent medical help to injured.  Modi Govt & Mah Govt are criminally culpable for inaction leading to repeat tragedies-: 29/9/17- Elphinstone Stampede. 3/7/18- Andheri Bridge Collapse. Rly Min’s tall claims of Audit have failed time and again. Rly Min, Piyush Goyal must resign or be sacked.”

The bridge which connected the area near The Times of India building with CSMT station.