Death toll in Bangladesh building collapse rises above 650


Rescuers bring out an injured apparel worker from the sixth floor of the building in Savar, Bangladesh that collapsed on Wednesday, April 24, 2013. (Farid Ahmed/CNN)

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(CNN) — Here is the latest from Bangladesh on Monday concerning the calamitous building collapse that took place April 24 in Savar, a suburb of Dhaka:

— The death toll has risen to 657, according to Col. Sheikh Zaman, who is overseeing the recovery operation in Savar.

— It is Bangladesh’s deadliest industrial disaster.

— Zaman said authorities still don’t know how many bodies might still be buried in the rubble because they didn’t receive a proper accounting from the owners who had factories in the building

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