Lumber stolen for Lag Ba’omer bonfires costs contractors NIS 20 million
Lag Ba’omer eve, which falls on Sunday this year, is traditionally celebrated by lighting bonfires mainly by children.
The theft of lumber from construction sites in the run-up to Lag Ba’omer, a holiday celebrated around bonfires, costs the construction industry about NIS 20 million, the Association of Contractors and Builders estimated Tuesday.
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