SHADOW Secretary Diane Abbott has claimed hundreds of people died in the Grenfell Tower fire “as a direct consequence” of Conservative attitudes towards social housing.
Ms Abbott said: ”Grenfell House (sic) is not just an accident; Grenfell House is not just an unfortunate incident.
The Labour MP claimed the Conservatives see people in social housing as “second-class citizens” and are offering them “second-class standards of safety”.
She said: “I think we are going to find that the numbers of people that have died will be in triple figures, just because it’s a 23-storey (sic) block.”
The fire tore through the tower block in Kensington, west
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