It is dangerous to live in these half demolished houses, but residents in Nanning have no choice    

 

Previous forced demolition of buildings on both sides of the Changgang Road have left two lines of half demolished buildings, presenting a bizarre landscape of dangerous buildings in Nanning. ...More

 

Mon, Jan 6, 2014 02:55 AM | Cascade view | views: 246

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The dangerous buildings were left along both sides of the Changgang Road in Nanning after a forced demolition campaign engaged by the city to broaden the road.

By Bernd Chang

 

The dangerous buildings were left along both sides of the Changgang Road in Nanning, capital city of southwestern China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, after a forced demolition campaigned by the city to broaden the road, Chinanews.com reported.

All houses standing right within a line defined by Nanning officials were ordered to be demolished or at least be partly demolished.

Some of the houses look as if they will collapse at any time.

Everyone knows living in theses houses is life-threatening, but without alternative houses, many of the owners of the half demolished houses have no choice but to live in these dangerous buildings.

Half demolished,Forced demolition
All houses standing right within a line defined by Nanning officials were ordered to be demolished or at least be partly demolished.
Half demolished,Forced demolition
Developers smashed many of the apartments in half, leaving some open to the elements. And now home owners have to use ladder to reach their apartments.
Half demolished,Forced demolition
Some of the houses look as if they will collapse at any time.
Half demolished,Forced demolition
Everyone knows living in theses houses is life-threatening, but without alternative houses, many of the owners of the half demolished houses have no choice but to live in these dangerous buildings.
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