HÀ NỘI — Local authorities are still racing against time to rescue a 10-year-old boy trapped in a 35-metre-deep concrete pipe pit in the southern province of Đồng Tháp since Saturday afternoon. It was here Nam fell into the concrete pit which was 25cm in diametre and 35 metre deep. Rescue work started at noon the same day. The PM asked the construction ministry, transport ministry, and chairman of provinces and cities’ People’s Committees to strengthen inspection to ensure safety in construction projects to avoid similar incidents. The Rọc Sen bridge project was launched six months ago with concrete piles being planted into the ground but have not been covered.
Mar 21 2023