The Police in Delta confirmed only three persons died in the Salvation Ministry building collapse in Okpanam, Oshimili North LGA, Delta State.

The Police Command, in a statement by its image maker, DSP Bright Edafe, declared rescue operations over.

Edafe added that 18 persons were rescued.

He said: “Rescue Operation is over. 18 persons rescued initially, four persons have been discharged, 11 persons are still receiving treatment, three deaths recorded which includes two female children and one woman, their names unknown.

He said three victims were on admission in the hospital.

He said those discharged are Murphy, 3; Sophia 8 and Sunshine 5.

He said efforts were on to reach the pastor of the church to enable the hospital management identifies the deceased.

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