The hotel collapsed! China rushes to search for dozens of missing people, citing illegal add-ons
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The hotel collapsed! – On July 13, Xinhua and AFP reported progress on the collapse of a small hotel extension in Wujiang county, Suzhou city, eastern Jiangsu province. china On Monday afternoon, July 12, local time, at least eight people were found dead.
Meanwhile, authorities remove six survivors from the rubble. including sent to the hospital for treatment And also rushing to search for 9 more missing victims.
A preliminary investigation found that the reason the Xiji Kaiyuan Hotel, which opened in 2018 and has 54 rooms, collapsed, possibly because the unauthorized annex was not up to standard.
Building collapses are a frequent occurrence in China. Because there is no strict safety standard regulation laws. And another problem that is often encountered is related to corruption. Both in the construction budget that affects the quality of the material. and bribery corruption to avoid standard inspections of buildings.
Previously, in March There is a reason for the hotel to quarantine patients with COVID-19 In Quanzhou City, southern Fujian Province, 29 people were killed in a collapse that the hotel owner later found illegally added three floors from the original four-storey buildings, rendering the columns unbearable and collapsed. crash down