An earthquake of 6.7 scale happened in region Tamernglong, Manipur state in the January 4, 2016 morning at 4.35 AM. The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) right away took achievement and ongoing coordinating with the State Governments, Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Defense, NDRF, Ministry of Telecom and other concerned Government departments and agencies for look for & salvage and assistance.
NDMA strut to the organize room/relief commissioners of all the states in the North-East: Manipur, Assam, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Nagaland and the State of West Bengal. NDMA is running in close harmonization and supervision of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO). So far, 05 deaths and 33 damages have been reported from Imphal (at 08:50 AM). Reimbursement to a few buildings, housing units and Government Offices has been reported, as well as damage to a six storey building in Imphal.
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Two NDRF teams are being air lifted from Guwahati to Imphal. Contact systems are functioning, particularly BSNL. There is nonstop communication with the state administration. NDMA is checking and organizing all relief actions. National Crisis Management Committee leader by the Cabinet Secretary is meeting at 10.30 AM January 4, 2016 to evaluate the state of affairs and give all essential help from Government of India.