Anguish in Bangladesh as factory death toll tops 300
Friday, April 26, 2013 - 01:02
April 26 - Anger and grief in Bangladesh as the death toll passes 300 after a collapse of a building housing factories supplying Western brands. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
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Textile workers gather in Bangladesh holding pictures of loved ones still missing after a building containing factories collapsed.
They are looking for answers.
Some already know the fate as the death toll rises above 300.
But there is still hope.
Some 72 survivors were pulled from the debris friday.
Hundreds are still unaccounted for.
The collapse of the building may have come as little surprise to Channel 24 in Bangladesh.
The TV station had filmed the inside of the building, before its collapse, showing cracks walls of the factory that made low cost clothing for Western brands..
Now the government is calling for the arrest of the buildings owners , while issuing warnings that the death toll could top 350
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