Rescuers comb through the rumble after a banquet hall collapses Xiangfen county, Shanxi province, on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua Rescuers comb through the rumble after a banquet hall collapses Xiangfen county, Shanxi province, on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua
Rescuers comb through the rumble after a banquet hall collapses Xiangfen county, Shanxi province, on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua

Death toll rises in restaurant collapse in central China

  • In all, 29 people killed after banquet hall caves in during birthday party in Shanxi
  • Provincial authorities order inspections of all public buildings amid concerns about illegal construction

Topic |   China Society
Rescuers comb through the rumble after a banquet hall collapses Xiangfen county, Shanxi province, on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua Rescuers comb through the rumble after a banquet hall collapses Xiangfen county, Shanxi province, on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua
Rescuers comb through the rumble after a banquet hall collapses Xiangfen county, Shanxi province, on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua
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