Employees of service of Civil defence of Italy that are working on elimination of consequences of destructive earthquakes, has assisted more than 15 thousand citizens of the country, reports Reuters. New strong earthquake occurred the day before in Central Italy: magnitude of the quake was 6.6.
About 500 people were accommodated in hotels in the area lake Trasimeno, over four thousand people in the country – in hotels on the Adriatic coast. In addition, about three thousand in the Umbria region and seven thousand in the Marche region were sent to the municipal structures set up to receive evacuees.
Currently, the Civil defence has activated the so-called “room of solidarity”, calling or sending an SMS to which you can donate 2 Euro to help victims of natural disasters to the Italian regions.
New tremors on 30 October led to the collapse of historical buildings and churches in towns that were already damaged during previous earthquakes. In the capital Rome to the survey was closed the subway.
Later Italian rescue service reported no casualties. In an earthquake there are dozens of victims. The experts pointed out that the quake was comparable to the earthquake of August 24, when 300 people died. Initially, the thrust force was estimated at 6.1 points.
The quake was so strong that it clearly felt in Rome, Florence, and even in the North of Italy. Earlier last week, earthquakes with magnitudes of 5.5, 6.1 and 4.6 happened in Italy. Then it was reported about the damage, there were no casualties.