Japan is grappling with the aftermath of a powerful earthquake that has claimed the lives of 81 people, as rescue operations intensify and communities come to terms with the scale of the disaster at Noto Peninsula on Japan’s northwest coast.
The seismic event, with a magnitude of 7.5 struck Ishikawa prefecture triggering widespread devastation in its wake. The affected regions, including Ishikawa experienced severe shaking, causing structural damage to buildings, infrastructure, and triggering landslides in some areas.
Authorities are providing regular updates to the public through official channels, urging citizens to remain vigilant and follow safety guidelines. As the situation evolves, further details will be communicated to keep the public informed.
Japan is now faced with the arduous task of recovery and rebuilding as the nation mourns the lives lost in this tragic earthquake.