📩 13/02/2023 10:36
The 7.7 and 7.6 magnitude earthquake that occurred in Kahramanmaraş hit 10 provinces. While search and rescue efforts continue in disaster areas, the number of earthquake dead and injured is shared with the public. In the earthquake that caused great damage in Adana, Gaziantep, Hatay, Malatya, Kilis, Osmaniye, Diyarbakır, Şanlıurfa and Adıyaman, 29.605 of our citizens lost their lives, while 80.278 of our citizens were injured. So what was the number of dead in the earthquake, what is the current number of injured? How many buildings were destroyed in which province, how many people died?
After the Kahramanmaraş-centered earthquakes affecting 10 provinces, bitter news came one after another. It has been stated that there are 10 thousand 7 buildings in 584 provinces that are either destroyed or need to be demolished immediately. The death toll in severe earthquakes continues to rise.
WHAT WAS THE NUMBER OF DEAD AND INJURED IN THE EARTHQUAKE, HOW MANY BUILDINGS IN WHICH PROVINCES?
According to the information AFAD obtained from SAKOM, the number of people who lost their lives in the earthquake reached 12 as of 15.55 February at 29:605. Finally, death data were announced at this time. 147.934 people in the earthquake zone were evacuated to other provinces. On the other hand, after the 7,7 magnitude earthquake that took place in Kahramanmaraş, a total of 2.412 earthquakes occurred as of now.
THE NUMBER OF PERSONNEL WORKING IN THE REGION REACHED 233 thousand 320!
In the statement made by AFAD, the following was noted: “A total of 233.320 personnel and 12.322 vehicles and construction equipment are working in the works carried out in the earthquake zone. 70 aircraft, 167 helicopters, 24 ships, 45 UAVs and 9 drones are operating in the region.
80 thousand 863 people were evicted
147.934 citizens in the earthquake zone were evacuated to other provinces. As a result of the negotiations with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 9.369 personnel from other countries for help were sent to the disaster area.
EARTHQUAKE STORM IN TURKEY
In the statement made by AFAD, it was stated that "After the 7,7 magnitude earthquake that took place in Kahramanmaraş, a total of 2.412 earthquakes have occurred as of now."
EARTHQUAKE AFFECTED 13.5 MILLION PEOPLE
Making a statement after the earthquake, the Minister Kurum said, “After the Erzincan earthquake, it is the biggest earthquake disaster our country has seen in the last century. It has directly affected 10 provinces in the region. It is the biggest disaster of the last century. It affected 13.5 million citizens. Our wounded are under treatment. From the first moment, your teams were on the field. Fire fell on our hearths, it seared our hearts… This pain is indescribable. We have entered the second 24 hours. 72 hours is very precious to us.” used the phrases.
'BURIAL' LETTER TO GENERAL PROSECUTORS
A letter was sent to the Chief Public Prosecutor's Offices by the Ministry of Justice, General Directorate of Criminal Affairs, in order to carry out the burial procedures quickly and effectively in the provinces affected by the earthquakes, the epicenter of which is Kahramanmaraş.