According to local authorities, in an earthquake of magnitude 4.8 were damaged 678 residential buildings. Homeless were 80.5 thousand. More than 64 thousand have been evacuated from the disaster zone.
Chinese authorities have reported sending the earthquake victims of tents, blankets and clothing, as well as rice. In addition, officials have promised to do everything possible to make the people of Yunnan Province were able to properly meet the Lunar New Year, which this year is celebrated in China on February 3