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Bangladesh building collapse: Seize owner`s property, says court

A Bangladeshi court on Tuesday directed authorities to "immediately" confiscate all the movable and immovable properties of the owner of an illegally constructed building that collapsed last week, killing nearly 400 people.

Bangladesh building collapse: 397 dead, owner arrested

The death toll in the worst building collapse in the history of Bangladesh on Sunday rose to nearly 400, even as the fugitive owner of the 8-storey structure was arrested.