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India building collapse: 'Scores trapped' in Chennai

Rescue workers are searching through rubble after a building collapsed in southern India.

At least eleven people died and several were hurt when the 12-storey building under construction toppled in Chennai in heavy rain late on Saturday.

India has recently seen frequent building collapses, blamed on lax safety and substandard materials.

The BBC's Yogitha Limaye reports from Mumbai.

  • 29 Jun 2014
  • From the section India
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