Bangladesh factory building collapse kills nearly 100




 
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Bangladesh factory building collapse kills nearly 100
 
April 24th, 2013  
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Bangladesh factory building collapse kills nearly 100
By Serajul Quadir and Ruma Paul DHAKA (Reuters) - An eight-story building that housed garment factories and shops collapsed in Bangladesh on Wednesday, killing nearly 100 people and injuring more than a thousand, officials said. One fireman told Reuters about 2,000 people were in the Rana Plaza building in Savar, 30 km (20 miles) outside Dhaka, when its upper floors slammed onto those below. An official at a control room set up to provide information said 96 people were confirmed dead and more than 1,000 injured. ...




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