WRAPUP 3-Anger on streets as Bangladesh building toll passes 300

Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:34am EDT
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* Seventy-two people rescued on Friday

* Hundreds unaccounted for; death toll hits 304

* Official says building did not have correct permits

* Police say building owner on the run

* Factories made garments for brands in Europe, North America

By Ruma Paul and Serajul Quadir

DHAKA, April 26 (Reuters) - Bangladesh textile workers vented their anger on Friday, burning cars and clashing with police, as the death toll passed 300 following the collapse of a building housing factories that made low-cost garments for Western brands.

Miraculously rescuers were still pulling people alive from the rubble - 72 since daybreak following 41 found in the same room overnight - two days after the eight-storey building collapsed on the outskirts of the capital, Dhaka.   Continued...