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Istanbul building collapse: Death toll rises to 21

IANS  |  Istanbul 

The death toll has risen to 21 three days after an eight-storey residential building collapsed in Istanbul, Turkey's interior announced.

Speaking at a crisis centre near the scene in district, on Saturday said 14 people had been rescued from the rubble with injuries since the incident happened on Wednesday.

The rescue operation has been continuing for almost 74 hours after the incident, the added.

Earlier in the day, Turkish visited the wounded in the hospital.

--IANS

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First Published: Sun, February 10 2019. 04:24 IST
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