Turkiye-Syria earthquake: Some 20,000 people have died in Turkey and Syria devastated by the quake. In the affected areas, Indian rescue teams have been there day and night to save people. The Indian NDRF team is conducting rescue and relief operations at Ground Zero with several sniffer dogs. On Thursday, the NDRF rescued a 6-year-old girl from the rubble. Video of this incident has surfaced.
It can be seen in this video that a girl is wrapped in a blanket. She was provided with strong security with a special device, while a doctor examines the girl’s health. People in yellow helmets slowly carry that girl on a stretcher.
Standing with Turkey in this natural calamity. from india @NDRFHQ is conducting rescue and relief operations at ground zero.
The IND-11 team successfully recovered a 6-year-old girl from Nurdagi, Gaziantep today. #OperationDost pic.twitter.com/Mf2ODywxEa
— Spokesperson, Ministry of the Interior (@PIBHomeAffairs) February 9, 2023
Video of this operation was also shared on the Twitter account of the Indian Ministry of Home Affairs. According to the video’s caption, the NDRF team in Turkey pulled a six-year-old girl from the rubble of a collapsed building. The team was able to get him out safely. All this happened in that country, where on February 6, strong tremors from the earthquake caused widespread devastation.
India executes Operation Dost
“We stand with Turkey in this natural disaster. Our NDRF team is conducting rescue and relief operations at Ground Zero. Today, the IND-11 team arrived in Gaziantep,” the Indian Home Ministry spokesperson tweeted with the hashtag ” Operation Dost”. Noordagi old lady. At the same time, NDRF Director General Atul Karwal said that on Tuesday a 51-member NDRF team left for Turkey to join the two teams already deployed there.
NDRF Director General Atul Karwal told the PTI news agency that 101 people, divided into two teams sent to Turkey on Tuesday, have been deployed to Nurdagi and Urfa, the two hardest-hit areas in Gaziantep province.
The teams have enough rations, tents and other logistics.
The NDRF teams can stay there for around two weeks as they have enough rations, tents and other logistics. Karwal said: “We have provided our rescuers with special winter clothing for working in the extremely cold climate of Turkey. These clothing have been taken away from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police and other organizations.”
The earthquake occurred when people were sleeping.
In the affected areas of Turkey, rescuers are searching for survivors amid the bitter cold. Thousands of buildings have collapsed there and bad weather has hampered relief operations in the last 4 days. A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Turkey and Syria in the early hours of Monday as people were sleeping.
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