Beijing: Strong earthquake tremors were felt in China’s northwestern province of Gansu, in which 111 people were killed.
According to foreign media reports, a 6.2-magnitude earthquake was felt in China’s northwestern province of Gansu, which caused panic among people and people came out of their homes in fear.
The 6.2-magnitude #earthquake that jolted an ethnic county in Northwest #China's #Gansu province midnight Monday has killed 111 people in Gansu and neighboring Qinghai province.— Bridging News (@BridgingNews_) December 19, 2023
The provincial fire and rescue department has sent 580 rescuers aided with 88 fire engines, 12 search… pic.twitter.com/mMLsZ0QMoL
According to the Chinese authorities, various buildings collapsed due to the earthquake, while according to the initial data, more than 230 people were injured due to the earthquake.