TTT NEWS NETWORK
KOLKATA, 2 JANUARY 2023:
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) stands in solidarity with the people of Japan. The news of the devastating earthquake in the Noto Peninsula has deeply moved us all.
We extend our heartfelt sympathies to the families who have lost loved ones, and the communities affected by this disaster.
We commend the heroic efforts of the rescuers, who are tirelessly working to find survivors, and applaud the swift response of the government of Japan, as they respond to this unfolding event.
In a powerful earthquake that has hit Japan of the magnitude of 7.5 of rikhtar scale on New Year’s Day so far 48 people have been killed. The death count are likely to increase. Over 150 small back to back tremors have hit the land of the rising sun after the massive earthquake..
Meanwhile in a separate incident five passengers were killed when two planes collided during landing in Japan.