Dhaka Building Collapse Rescue Operation Continues


Bangladeshi victims are treated in a hospital after a building... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Bangladesh,Built Structure,Casualty,Collapsing,Dhaka,Emergency Services Occupation,Factory,Horizontal,Hospital,Industry,Rescue Worker,Savar,Textile Industry,VictimPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPBangladeshi victims are treated in a hospital after a building collapse in Savar, on the outskirts of Dhaka, on April 24, 2013. An eight-storey building containing several garment factories collapsed in Bangladesh, killing at least 82 people and further highlighting safety problems in the clothing industry. Armed with concrete cutters and cranes, hundreds of fire service and army rescue workers struggled to find survivors in the mountain of concrete and mangled steel, which resembled the aftermath of an earthquake. AFP PHOTO/ Munir uz ZAMAN (Photo credit should read MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP/Getty Images)