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Chennai Building Collapse

The brazen flouting of construction norms by unscrupulous builders coupled with official apathy towards these transgressions, perhaps, led to the collapse of an 11-storey building under construction in Chennai in June 2014, resulting in loss of life. An overhaul of the existing rules and regulations governing the construction industry, as well as putting stronger enforcement mechanisms in place could prevent such tragedies from recurring in future.   

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