A STORY OF HOPE AND RENEWAL AMIDST THE TRAGEDY
Bangladesh rescue workers have freed a woman trapped for 17 days in the rubble of a collapsed building.
The rescuers discovered the woman Friday afternoon and ordered an immediate halt to their salvage operation. They used handsaws to cut her out of the rubble and the crowd gathered at the scene erupted in cheers.
The woman, wearing a violet dress, was rushed to the hospital in an ambulance.
Officials said 1,021 bodies have been recovered from the rubble of the fallen factory building as of Friday morning. There was no sign of where the toll might finally settle as more bodies were being found, but it is already the world’s deadliest garment industry disaster and one of the worst industrial accidents.
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