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  • Death toll in Dhaka building collapse crosses 400

    Published on May 2, 2013

    bangla buildingThe number of people killed in the collapse of a factory building on the outskirts of the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, has crossed 400. A senior army official said that a list of 149 people still missing had been compiled from relatives. Thousands marched in May Day parades in Dhaka today, demanding the death penalty for the factory owner. The Rana Plaza, which housed five factories, collapsed last Wednesday – the nation’s worst industrial disaster.

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