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In India, formed 'four-story house. There are dozens of victims

February 3 2008

In one of the western provinces of India, in Ahmedabad collapsed four-storey building, which housed the bank and a hotel. Buried under the ruins of 20 people have died.

According to preliminary data rescue, killing 8 people, another 12 were wounded - mostly employees of the hotel and guests. Rescuers continue to disassemble the rubble, under which more people can stay.

The city authorities have stated that the threat of collapse has long been known and some even laid the foundation for a new building. Recently collapsed house lurched, and the authorities again warned people about the dangers in recommending to vacate the premises, but by that very few people listened. Analysis of debris continues, reports AP.

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