Rescuers carry a survivor who was buried for 17 days under the rubble of a building that collapsed in Saver, near Dhaka, Bangladesh. Parvez Ahmad Rony/AP hide caption toggle caption Parvez Ahmad Rony/AP The Two-Way Bangladesh Survivor Thought She Would Never See Daylight May 10, 2013 More than 1,000 people are known to have been killed by the collapse of the building, which housed garment factories. In recent days, searchers had not expected to find any survivors. Instead, they had been focusing on recovering bodies. On Friday, 17 days after the disaster, a woman came out alive.