Japanese authorities said a magnitude 6.6 quake struck off the southern and westernmost island of Yonaguni, which is about 110 kilometres (66 miles) east of Taiwan.
The organisation has also created a herbal garden at Government Higher Secondary School and Government Hospital and Taluk office in Uthamapalayam.
TPCC chief says farmers will teach KCR a befitting lesson as they don’t trust the CM now
Prime Minister Fumio Kishida told a parliamentary session Thursday morning that four people died during the quake and the cause of their deaths is being investigated, while 97 others were injured.
In Indonesia, a magnitude-6.7 quake that was 16 kilometres deep struck about 169 kilometres west of Pariaman, a town in West Sumatra province.
After receiving reports of several children being orphaned after the 2004 tsunami, the state government opened a home named Annai Sathya Government Home for Children near Velipalayam.
Tonga is only one of several Pacific island countries to experience their first outbreaks over the past month.
In Indian mythology, there is a god or a goddess for every element of the planet.
India extends deep sympathy to the Government and the people of the Kingdom of Tonga for the damage and destruction caused by this unprecedented disaster.
The WHO said Tuesday it was for the Tongan authorities to balance their priorities between maintaining their Covid regulations and getting in urgently-needed support.
Communications with Tonga have been extremely limited, but New Zealand and Australia sent military surveillance flights to assess the damage on Monday, January 17, 2022.
A towering ash cloud that has engulfed the islands since the volcanic eruption on January 15 had prevented earlier flights.
In fact, almost 12 hours after that, i.e., on Sunday morning, an amateur weather enthusiast from Goa, Atul Naik, posted on Twitter another graph that showed the second peak too.
Video posted to social media showed large waves washing ashore in coastal areas. The Tonga Meteorological Services said a tsunami warning had been put in force for all of Tonga.
The WHO said both the variants were driving new case numbers to record highs, leading to spikes in hospitalisations and deaths.
After an initial tsunami alert, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Hawaii and later Indonesia's agency lifted the warning hours after the quake.
The first major disaster came in the form of huge tidal waves hitting the shores up to a height of 16 feet on December 26, 2004.
Indonesia has 127 active volcanoes and lies on the Pacific Ocean's "Ring of Fire" where earthquakes and volcanic eruptions are frequent.
The Indian Meteorological Department told media that there was no likelihood of a tsunami forming due to Cyclone Ockhi in the Bay of Bengal region, dispelling fake news alerts and rumours on WhatsApp.
Thousands of fishermen and their families in Kerala and Tamil Nadu are continuously holding mass protests, demanding for search operations to continue and for relief to be provided faster.