Italy began an investigation into possible violations of building codes in areas affected by the earthquake

В Италии началось расследование возможных нарушений строительных норм в районах, пострадавших от землетрясения

Italy began an investigation into possible violations of building codes in areas affected by the earthquake.

It is reported by DW with reference to the statement of the Prosecutor of the Italian province of Rieti, Giuseppe Saieva the newspaper La Repubblica.

“What happened, can not be considered only as an accident”, – said the publication of Giuseppe Saieva.

According to her, the construction of some of the destroyed buildings were used more sand than cement. In the town of Amatrice (Rieti province) public resonance was caused, in particular, the collapse of the primary school building, which not so long ago it was repaired.

The Main shock of earthquake occurred in the small Italian town of Amatrice. It was destroyed almost completely. Also from the earthquake badly damaged the commune of Pescara del Tronto, where a hundred people still unaccounted for. In addition, severely affected towns of Fasting and Arquata del Tronto.

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