A police officer told IANS that the second and third floors of the under-construction building collapsed.
The Fire Department was alerted about the incident at 4:30pm Saturday. Seven fire tenders then rushed to the spot to conduct rescue operations.
According to India Today, among the deceased are one six-year-old, one 12-year-old, one 14-year-old, along with a 37-year-old, who was teaching at the coaching center.
May God bless everyone: Delhi CM
Reacting to the news, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted, "Bad news coming in from Bhajanpura. May God bless everyone. Will be there in a while."
Delhi BJP Chief Manoj Tiwari wrote, "I am deeply saddened by the four painful deaths due to falling of building in Bhajanpura. God bless the departed souls," adding that he was reaching to the site of the collapse
Directed all concerned authorities to extend support: Delhi LG
Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal also tweeted, "Deeply saddened to learn of the tragic deaths including those of innocent children during the building collapse in Bhajanpura, East Delhi."
Baijal added, "Have directed all concerned to provide all possible support for the speedy recovery of the injured. Action will be taken against those found guilty of lapses which led to this tragic accident."
Earlier this month, burning building collapsed, killing one firefighter