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Legal action against those responsible for building collapse

The Government says legal action will be taken against those responsible for the Wellawatta building collapse.

Minister of Megapolis and Western Development Champika Ranawaka said that the Wellawatta building which collapsed was an illegal construction.

At least 20 people were injured when the building in Wellawatta collapsed yesterday.

Ranawaka said that there are 1800 illegal constructions between Wellawatta and Bambalapitiya.

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  1. gamini

    May 19, 2017 - 21:07 at 21:07

    No planning or building regulations since independence hence the almighty mess?

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