Earthquake rocks Japan: Death toll increases

Sunday 9 September 2018 4:03 pm IST


Tokyo: The death toll reached 37 in an earthquake that rocked Japan and three more persons is to be found, the authorities informed.

The earthquake that stuck at Hokkaido Island in Northern Japan on Thursday, recorded a magnitude of 6.6 in the Richter scale. Bull dozer is being used to unearth the dead bodies trapped in the debris.