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Chimney collapse kills 22


More than 20 people have died after a chimney collapsed at a building site in India. It happened during a storm in the central state of Chhattisgarh.

Officials say that a chimney caved in on more than 100 workers during construction work at a thermal power plant.

The accident happened in the town of Korba, 250km (155 miles) from the state capital, Raipur.

Emma North reports


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