Kyiv: The death toll in the dam collapse in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais in Brazil increased from 121 to 165 people.
This is reported by the local media.
“Among the bodies found, nine have not yet been identified. Another 160 people are missing. Rescue services continue to search," said in a statement.
We recall that the dam collapse on the tailings of the mining company Vale in the rural region of Brazil took place on January 25th.
The company Vale said that the relatives of the victims will receive $100 thousand in compensation within three days.