Tashkent,the capital of Uzbekistan, met with a natural calamity. Many buildings mainly of the old?
Tashkent,the capital of Uzbekistan, met with a natural calamity. Many buildings mainly of the old type, were destroyed by the earthquake. Immediate aid was given tot he population of the destructed buildings, in th clearing of streets. Whole streets of tents appeared in the city. Active life in the city continues. Where it was necessary, the shops traded in the streets, numerous cafes also work in the open air. Hundreds of people who lost their homes in the earthquake were given flats in new houses. The whole country came to the help of Tashkent. Urgent measures to help th population were taken by the State Aid committee and various organisations of the Republic.