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Mumbai: Owner of collapsed 'Sadaf' building arrested for negligence

August 25, 2005 13:59 IST

The owner of the six-storey 'Sadaf' building in Mumbai, that had collapsed on Monday night claiming 11 lives, has been arrested, the police said on Thursday.

The owner, Babu Qureshi, who was arrested on Wednesday night, has been charged with negligence.

He will be produced in Mazgaon court later on Thursday, the police added.

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Sub: Arrest BMC official/s also

It was reported that repair work to the tune of Rs.9.0 lakhs was undertaken by the owner a couple of years back. Needless to say ...

Posted by DSK Rao

Sub: building collapse

Why owner only? all have to be caught, engineer, contrator, etc etc even from local govt. who is involved.

Posted by subhash


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