Friday, March 25, 2011

Over 60 Killed in Myanmar's 6.8 Earthquake

A Myanmarese official says the death toll in affected areas, including Tarlay, Mine Lin and Tachileik townships has increased to more than 60.

"About 90 people were injured from those areas. Rescuers are still trying to reach some more affected areas. There are some places they cannot reach yet," the official added.

Over 240 buildings have been destroyed by the tremor as officials warn of many more casualties.'


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