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Shoddy railway project closed down

(Chinadaily.com.cn)

09:32, October 24, 2011

A view of the construction site of Jingyu-Songjianghe Railway project in Changchun, Northeast China's Jilin province, Oct 22, 2011. The 74.1-kilometer railway project, with a total investment of 2.3 billion yuan ($360 million), was recently found to have illegally contracted a fake company and a couple of laymen who barely know anything of building bridges. The bridge pier, which was supposed to be made of concrete, was stuffed with stone blocks, posing a serious safety threat, Xinhua reported. The construction has been closed down and an investigation has been launched. [Photo/Xinhua]
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Bala Ram Sharma, Nepal at 2011-10-24202.52.237.*
I have been socked that a Country having death penalty also dare to take such risk ? What types of human being we are ?
  

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