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Three employees of the construction company building the overpass that collapsed in India on Friday have been arrested.

The 3 workers were charged with murder and may face life imprisonment or death if found guilty.

The death toll for the collapse now stands on 26.

The 3 accused appeared at the Metropolitan Magistrate Court in Kolkata after being arrested on Friday following the disaster.

A 100 metre section of the overpass crashed down onto the street, crushing pedestrians and vehicles below.

Source: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-04-02/indian-authorities-arrest-three-more-over-bridge-collapse/7294848

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