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Bangladesh's garment industry on the mend

Factory collapse that killed more than 1,000 people six months ago has inspired change in booming sector.

Last Modified: 24 Oct 2013 11:47
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It has been six months since one of the world’s worst industrial disasters struck Bangladesh.

More than 1,000 people were killed when the Rana Plaza garment factory came crashing down.

The disaster blighted the industry, but also inspired change.

Al Jazeera's Maher Sattar reports from Sripur, Bangladesh.

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