Tragedy in Riga, November,21st

Tragedy in Riga, November,21st

tragedy-riga23.11, 9pm: 54 people had died after the roof of a supermarket “Maxima” collapsed in Latvian capital, Riga. The roof smashed down on customers during peak shopping hours around 6:00 pm on Thursday in the Riga suburb of Zolitude. Search teams have stopped working this evening, after the last remaining section of the roof caved in. No more hope for any alive people to be found.. The tragedy shocked the Baltic states. Latvian government has declared three days of mourning starting on Saturday and planning to hold a moment of silence on Monday.

Julia’sFairies website expresses its deepest condolences to the victims of the tragic accident, their families and friends.


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November 22, 2013 21:30

Shocking tragedy. No words can console the bereved family members. Hope they get the strength to recover.

shankar ram
shankar ram
November 23, 2013 04:49

saw the news in the paper today morning..
immediate thought was for julia..

shankar ram
shankar ram
November 23, 2013 05:04

really tragic..
just a few days after Latvian independence day.. 18-Nov..

Diyan Kostadinov
November 23, 2013 15:55

I heard the news few hours after the incident when the victims was only three. But now it is clear that the tragedy is so huge… Condolences to all victims and their families…

S. K. Balasubramanian
S. K. Balasubramanian
November 23, 2013 18:45

It is a very sad news! My heartfelt condolences for the bereaved families.

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