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Delhi Metro collapse tragedy

Delhi Metro collapse tragedy
A Delhi Metro worker looks at the damage caused when a bridge collapsed, killing five workers and injuring a further 15. (Getty Images)
Delhi Metro collapse tragedy
A heavy crane is used to clear the wreckage. Three workers died at the scene and two died later at hospital. (Getty Images)
Delhi Metro collapse tragedy
The accident happened near the Greater Kailash neighbourhood. The area was cordoned off after the accident as heavy cranes worked to clear the rubble. (Getty Images)
Delhi Metro collapse tragedy
A worker stands amid the debris. Officials said a pillar supporting the carriageway suddenly collapsed. (Getty Images)
Delhi Metro collapse tragedy
Onlookers and rescue workers gather at the site. (Getty Images)
Delhi Metro collapse tragedy
Officials said the metro project would be delayed for at least three months. (Getty Images)

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