May earmarks relief money for London fire victims; death toll at 30
May earmarks relief money for London fire victims; death toll at 30
19 Giugno, 2017, 04:36
Protesters upset with how the British government has so far handled the aftermath continued calls Friday for greater assistance.
The displays of anger increased pressure on Theresa May over her response to the disaster.
Mrs May has promised a public inquiry into the catastrophe, and also pledged £5 million (Dh23.5m) of support, housing guarantees and help with access to bank accounts and cash.
The blaze, which consumed the entire 24-storey block of flats, is being looked into by investigators to determine what exactly caused it, and whether or not criminal misconduct contributed to the severity of it.
An Irishman was among those killed in the tragedy, a London-based lawyer claimed.
The protesters are seeking a list of demands which has been given to the council, Xinhua news agency reported.
The PM hailed the work of the emergency services but added: "Frankly, the support on the ground for families who needed help or basic information in the initial hours after this appalling disaster was not good enough".
It issued a statement before the protest to try to address the concerns of residents.
On Saturday, NHS England said 19 people were being treated in hospital, including 10 in critical care.
British authorities are launching a criminal investigation into the London apartment building fire - as the death toll from the blaze has almost doubled, to 30.
Many are demanding answers for how the blaze spread so quickly.
Local residents have accused police of hiding the true toll.
"We've worked tirelessly to establish how many people we believe were in Grenfell Tower on the night and at this point in time we are unable to say that they are safe or well", he said.
Some desperate residents pleaded to speak to the queen and her grandson about their plight and the fate of missing children as they left the site, with William promising he would return.
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Mrs May, already under pressure after a botched snap election, is facing widespread criticism for her response to the blaze. London police said Saturday that the death toll from the inferno at the Grenfell Tower in west London had risen to 58.
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Numerous locals who live near the tower and watched horrific scenes unfold before them think that the death toll will rise. A couple of miles away in west London , several hundred protesters stormed Kensington and Chelsea Council Town Hall.
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Still in Critical Condition After London Fire
Mrs May has pledged a £5 million support package for the victims, which included a promise to rehouse them within three weeks. He said police will release images and video from inside the tower tomorrow, pending the approval of Grenfell families.
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