The Urban Development Authority has said that investigations are underway to ascertain whether suitable criteria and building regulations were followed in the construction of the building that collapsed in Wellawatte yesterday.
Chairman Prof. Jagath Munasinghe said that they will look into whether permits were obtained for the construction of the building.
One person was killed and 24 others injured in the incident. Police said that rescue operations continued until Friday morning.
May 21, 2017 0