Updated April 3rd, 2024 at 10:56 IST

Taiwan Earthquake: India Sets Up Emergency Helpline for Its Citizens

Taiwan earthquake: The India Taipei Association has set up an emergency helpline for Indian nationals living in Taiwan.

Reported by: Digital Desk
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New Delhi: In view of the 7.5 magnitude earthquake that jolted Taiwan in the early hours of Wednesday killing four and leaving a trail of destruction behind, the India Taipei Association has set up an emergency helpline for Indian nationals living in Taiwan.

The Indian nationals can avail assistance by contacting 0905247906 and ad.ita@mea.gov.in.

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Taking to X, the association wrote, “ IMPORTANT ADVISORY In view of the earthquake striking off the coast of eastern Taiwan during the early hours of Wednesday, 03 April 2024, the following emergency helpline has been setup by India Taipei Association for assistance, guidance, or clarification to all Indian nationals living in Taiwan: Mobile: 0905247906 Email: ad.ita@mea.gov.in”

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It also advised the Indian diaspora in Taiwan to follow advisories issued by the local authorities. It also requested the people to circulate the advisory among people.

It added, “All Indian nationals are further requested to follow advisories issued by the local authorities. ITA also requests Indian nationals in Taiwan to share this advisory through their local networks for wider circulation(sic).”
 

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Published April 3rd, 2024 at 10:56 IST