terça-feira, 5 de janeiro de 2016

Earthquake in India: hundreds of wounded and dead balance uncertain

Earthquake and aftershocks hit north-east India, several casualties reported https://t.co/rQXlJM4jBt pic.twitter.com/r7J1mAmvnr

The aftershock caused hundreds of injuries and a death toll yet to determine, since many people are under the rubble. The earthquake occurred around 8 a.m. local time 4:30-8:30 pm, in Lisbon.

And not everyone managed to get out of the House. Babu Lal, a resident, is pleased: "Here [in the neighborhood], everyone made it out to the streets. Everyone who lived in two-or three-story buildings are out here and we're all scared. "

The panic led to the population tries to escape in an uncontrolled movement that caused injury to several people who have had also to be treated in hospitals.

Tutul Longdeb, a paramedic, volunteered immediately: "I was at home when the earth shook. I came straight here [to the hospital], to help treat the wounded.

According to a spokesman of the National Disaster Response Force, numerous aircraft with search and rescue teams were sent to Imphal, to rescue the victims who are buried.

The earthquake was also felt in Bangladesh, where there are also victims.

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