Cambodia: owners of collapsed building in Kep city arrested

The owners of a building that collapsed killing 36 people and injuring 23  in Cambodia’s Kep province were arrested on January 3, according to a local newspaper.

The Khmer Times quoted Kep’s provincial police chief Brigadier General Ben Dara as saying that Ak Sarun and his wife had been arrested following an order from National Police Chief General Neth Savoeun.

They were detained at the provincial police station and will be sent to the provincial court for further questioning, he noted.

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