Today communication services had been restored in Yadong County of China. Ministry of Civil Affairs pointed out that the earthquake affected 13 counties in Tibet. The ministry dispatched a team to Tibet to help carry out rescue and relief work in the affected areas.
An initial survey showed that the earthquake had rendered more than 70 percent of residential houses in Yadong unsafe.
According to the local earthquake resistance and disaster relief headquarters, Tibet’s regional government allocated a relief fund of USD 1.56 million to the affected areas. A rescue center and disaster relief, consisting of military troops, armed police and firefighters has been put in place today – with Padma Choling, chairman of the Tibet Autonomous Region, as a commander.
A medical team of the General Hospital of Tibet Military Command is organized in the afternoon for treatment of emergency shelter other Yadong injured.Four have been Yadong County, resettlement arriving about 2000 inhabitants, according to Xiaopeng ji. Relief supplies to affected areas one by one the road for lunch Yadong transported again.