Building collapse: Rescue work called off
By John Edwards, Panaji, Jan 14 : Nearly 10 days after a partly constructed building collapsed in a Canacona village, search and rescue operation was called off om Tuesday.
The rescuers pulled out 16 persons alive and retrieved 31 bodies since Jan 4 when the building collapsed on labourers during lunch break hours.
Director of Fire and Emergency Services Ashok Menon confirmed that the rescue operation was called off at 3 pm.
"There are no more bodies lying in the ruins," he said.
The Goa Police have booked the two builders, a contractor and some government officers for culpable homicide, corruption and other charges.
Two government officers and the contractor have already been arrested while search for the rest is underway.
--IBNS (Posted on 14-01-2014)
Share this Post:
Information on States of India:
Andaman Nicobar | Andhra Pradesh | Assam | Bihar | Chandigarh | Chhattisgarh | Dadar Nagar Haveli | Daman Diu | Delhi | Goa | Gujarat | Haryana | Himachal Pradesh | Jammu Kashmir | Jharkhand | Karnataka | Kerala | Lakshadweep | Madhya Pradesh | Maharashtra | Manipur | Meghalaya | Mizoram | Nagaland | Orissa | Pondicherry | Punjab | Rajasthan | Sikkim | Tamil Nadu | Tripura | Uttar Pradesh | Uttaranchal | West Bengal
INDIA REGIONAL MAPS:
Andhra Pradesh Travel Map | Bihar Travel Map | Goa Travel Map | Gujarat Travel Map | Haryana Travel Map | Himachal Pradesh Map | Karnataka Travel Map | Kerala Travel Map | Maharashtra Travel Map | Punjab Travel Map | Rajasthan Travel Map | Sikkim Travel Map | Tamil Nadu Travel Map | Uttar Pradesh Travel Map | West Bengal Travel Map |
MORE MAPS OF INDIA:
INDIA CITY MAPS:
KERALA TRAVEL MAPS: