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  • Rescue workers attempt to remove the body of a victim at the site of a collapsed building that was under construction, Canacona, India, Jan. 5, 2014.
  • National Disaster Response Force workers look on as power shovels clear debris at the site of a collasped building in Canacona, India, Jan. 5, 2014.
  • Rescue workers carry a body to an ambulance. The victim was recovered from the debris at the site a collapsed building that was under construction, Canacona, India, Jan. 5, 2014.
  • Onlookers watch the rescue operation at the site of a collapsed building that was under construction in Canacona, India, Jan. 5, 2014.
  • Indian rescue workers search for survivors in the rubble of a collapsed building in Canacona, India, Jan. 5, 2014.
  • Relatives of missing persons watch the rescue operation at the site of a collapsed building that was under construction, Canacona, India, Jan. 5, 2014.
  • Rescuers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed building, Canacona, India, Jan. 5, 2014.

Deadly Building Collapse in India

Published January 05, 2014

Indian rescue workers are continuing Sunday, January 5, 2014, to look for survivors of the collapse of the multi-story building under construction in the southwestern state of Goa.


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