China Earthquake

Aug 04, 2014, 11:33 AM IST
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In this photo taken by cellphone and released by China`s Xinhua News Agency, men at rubbles of buildings look for survivors after an earthquake in Ludian County of Zhaotong City in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

In this photo taken by cellphone and released by China`s Xinhua News Agency, men at rubbles of buildings look for survivors after an earthquake in Ludian County of Zhaotong City in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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Rescuers transport injured people after an earthquake in Zhaotong City in the densely populated Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Rescuers transport injured people after an earthquake in Zhaotong City in the densely populated Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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Rescuers transport an injured man after an earthquake in Ludian County of Zhaotong City in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Rescuers transport an injured man after an earthquake in Ludian County of Zhaotong City in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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A man holds an injured child receiving medical treatment at a hospital following an earthquake in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province.

A man holds an injured child receiving medical treatment at a hospital following an earthquake in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province.

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Rescue workers search for survivors in the epicenter of an earthquake that struck the town of Longtoushan in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province.

Rescue workers search for survivors in the epicenter of an earthquake that struck the town of Longtoushan in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province.

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Rescue workers search for survivors in the epicenter of an earthquake that struck the town of Longtoushan in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province.

Rescue workers search for survivors in the epicenter of an earthquake that struck the town of Longtoushan in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province.

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A woman is rescued in Ludian County of Zhaotong City in southwest China`s Yunnan Province,  following Sunday`s strong earthquake.

A woman is rescued in Ludian County of Zhaotong City in southwest China`s Yunnan Province, following Sunday`s strong earthquake.

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A car is crushed by a collapsed building in the epicenter of an earthquake that struck the town of Longtoushan in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province. Rescuers dug through shattered homes Monday looking for survivors of a strong earthquake in southern China`s Yunnan province that toppled thousands of homes on Sunday, killing hundreds and injuring more than a thousand people.

A car is crushed by a collapsed building in the epicenter of an earthquake that struck the town of Longtoushan in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province. Rescuers dug through shattered homes Monday looking for survivors of a strong earthquake in southern China`s Yunnan province that toppled thousands of homes on Sunday, killing hundreds and injuring more than a thousand people.

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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang comforts a child at the earthquake zone in the town of Longtoushan in Ludian County in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang comforts a child at the earthquake zone in the town of Longtoushan in Ludian County in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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Rescuers try to retrieve a trapped victim`s body from a collapsed house following a massive earthquake in the town of Longtoushan in Ludian County in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Rescuers try to retrieve a trapped victim`s body from a collapsed house following a massive earthquake in the town of Longtoushan in Ludian County in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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Rescuers transfer the body of a victim in the quake-hit Longtoushan township of Ludian county, southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Rescuers transfer the body of a victim in the quake-hit Longtoushan township of Ludian county, southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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Rescuers transfer an injured woman in the quake-hit Longquan village of Ludian county, southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Rescuers transfer an injured woman in the quake-hit Longquan village of Ludian county, southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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Teachers search for their belongings from the collapsed dormitories at Longquan Middle School in Longtoushan town of Ludian county, southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Teachers search for their belongings from the collapsed dormitories at Longquan Middle School in Longtoushan town of Ludian county, southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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Rescuers transfer a baby in the quake-hit Longquan village of Ludian county, southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Rescuers transfer a baby in the quake-hit Longquan village of Ludian county, southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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Volunteers deliver suppliers transported by a helicopter to the earthquake-hit Longtoushan town in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province .

Volunteers deliver suppliers transported by a helicopter to the earthquake-hit Longtoushan town in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province .

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Volunteers deliver bottles of water transported by a helicopter to the earthquake hit Longtoushan town in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province .

Volunteers deliver bottles of water transported by a helicopter to the earthquake hit Longtoushan town in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province .

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A child holds a bowl of porridge cooked by volunteers in front of temporary tents set up at the quake-hit area in the town of Longtoushan in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

A child holds a bowl of porridge cooked by volunteers in front of temporary tents set up at the quake-hit area in the town of Longtoushan in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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A woman feeds instant noodle to the children outside a temporary tent set up for the earthquake survivors in the town of Longtoushan in Ludian County in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

A woman feeds instant noodle to the children outside a temporary tent set up for the earthquake survivors in the town of Longtoushan in Ludian County in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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A helicopter flies past villagers receiving food from volunteers at tents set up for earthquake survivors in Longtoushan town in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province.

A helicopter flies past villagers receiving food from volunteers at tents set up for earthquake survivors in Longtoushan town in Ludian county in southwest China`s Yunnan province.

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Villagers carry their belongings past the rubble of destroyed houses in the quake hit town of Longtoushan in Ludian County in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Villagers carry their belongings past the rubble of destroyed houses in the quake hit town of Longtoushan in Ludian County in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

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