Earthquake: Japan was shaken by 155 earthquakes in one day, and eight died, tsunami alert, PM Kishida said this

Posted on 2nd Jan 2024 09:44 am by rohit kumar

Japan's weather agency has issued a tsunami warning after 155 earthquakes. The agency has appealed to the people living in coastal areas not to go to their homes for the time being. According to media reports, about one thousand people have taken shelter at the army base. The Japanese Prime Minister says that he has instructed the officials to send relief material to the spot soon and ensure rescue. According to media reports, eight people have died due to the earthquake.


PM Kishida held a meeting, gave instructions to officials

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida spoke to the media after a disaster response meeting on Monday night. He said that I had instructed the officers and employees associated with the rescue force and disaster management to reach the spot as soon as possible. Right now the cold is at its peak. I have instructed officials to use aircraft, and ships and immediately supply water, food, blankets, heating oil, gasoline, and other essential items.



Buildings in coastal areas collapsed

An official of the Meteorological Department said that on Monday, 155 earthquakes occurred one after the other in Japan, out of which the intensity of two earthquakes was 7.6 and 6. At the same time, the intensity of 153 tremors has been measured more than three. Buildings along Japan's west coast collapsed due to powerful earthquakes measuring 7.6 and 6. So far eight people have died due to the earthquake.


The US Geological Survey (USGS) says the earthquake, which struck Ishikawa Prefecture on the main island of Honshu, had a magnitude of 7.5. At the same time, Japanese officials say that the intensity of the earthquake in Ishikawa was 7.6. According to Japanese officials, waves four feet high were rising at Wajima port.


Electricity failure in more than 32 thousand houses

Government spokesman Yoshimasa Hayashi said the earthquake caused a fire in Wajima city of Ishikawa Prefecture and more than 32,000 homes lost power. The meteorological agency initially issued a major tsunami warning for Ishikawa. Also issued a low-level tsunami warning or advisory for the rest of the west coast of Honshu, as well as Hokkaido, the country's northernmost main island. Hayashi stressed that it is important for people to move away from coastal areas. Every minute counts. Please move to a safe area immediately. Several hours later the warning was changed to a regular tsunami, meaning the sea could still generate waves up to 3 meters (10 ft). Apart from this, tsunami warning was also issued for parts of North Korea and Russia.


America is in touch

US President Joe Biden said in a statement that his administration is in contact with Japanese officials and stands ready to provide any necessary assistance to the Japanese people. Japan is an extremely earthquake-prone country, but was hit by a major earthquake in March 2011. A tsunami warning of Monday's magnitude had not been issued since the nuclear plant malfunctioned.


Also Read: Blast near Israel Embassy: Terrorists had threatened the ambassador, had talked about an attack; Now more than 100 CCTV...

1 Like 0 Dislike
Previous news Next news
Other news

Amitabh Bachchan: Big B became emotional after meeting fans outside Jalsa, shared the video, and said - If this is not there then it is nothing

Shahenshah of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan is active in the world of cinema even at this stage of h

Weather Update Today: Snow-covered mountains from Uttarakhand to Kashmir, rain alert in Delhi; Read the weather conditions of other states

Weather Update Today: Cold and dense fog continues to wreak havoc in many states of North India.

IND vs AFG: After the storm of Rohit-Rinku, Chinnaswamy added two super overs, and India won the thrilling match.

The peak of excitement was seen in the third T20 between India and Afghanistan. India has defeate

PM Modi said- If even Baba Saheb cannot change the Constitution then how can we dare? Said this on Ram and Shakti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi went out to hold five rallies across the country on Tuesday. While g

IPL 2024: This will be MS Dhoni's last IPL season. Know what AB De Villiers said about Mahi's retirement

Mahendra Singh Dhoni (MS Dhoni) is counted among the best captains in the world. Under the captai

Pushpa 2: This legendary cricketer will have a cameo in Pushpa 2? Tagging Allu Arjun, he said- 'I am eagerly waiting...'

Pushpa 2: The craze for the 2021 blockbuster film Pushpa The Rise was seen all over the world. Na

IPL 2024: Glenn Maxwell withdraws from IPL after poor form, took indefinite break, also informed Bengaluru

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell have decided to withdr

Captaincy of Mumbai Indians should be handed over to Rohit Sharma again, former Indian player gave a frank statement

Former Indian team batsman Manoj Tiwari said that Mumbai Indians should hand over the captaincy b

CAA: Long wait of four years after being passed by Parliament, what is there in the notification of CAA? know everything

More than four years after it was passed by Parliament, the rules related to the Citizenship Amen

Budaun Double Murder: How two children were brutalized in Budaun, shocking things revealed in the post-mortem report.

Budaun Murder Case: Post-mortem report tells what kind of brutality Sajid did to Ayush and Ahaan.

Sign up to write
Sign up now if you have flare of writing..
Login   |   Register
Follow Us
Indyaspeak @ Facebook Indyaspeak @ Twitter Indyaspeak @ Pinterest RSS

Play Free Quiz and Win Cash